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Viet Nam: Typhoon: 2020/11/15
|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||At least 460,000 people in the central provinces of Viet Nam have been evacuated by Government authorities ahead of Typhoon Vamco which made landfall on 15 November 2020. Vamco brought strong winds, heavy rains, and caused storm surges in coastal regions in many of the provinces that were already dealing with the impacts of previous typhoons.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
At least 460,000 people in the central provinces have been evacuated by Government authorities ahead of Typhoon Vamco which made landfall on 15 November. In just over a month, Viet Nam has been hit by six storms which caused widespread floods and landslides, left at least 239 people dead or missing and directly affected 1.5 million people.
Sentinel Asia 2020/11/15
Flood and Landslides in Vietnam on 15 November, 2020