Details of Disaster Information

China : Heavy Rain, Flood : 2016/05/08
GLIDE: FL-2016-000044-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2016/05/08
Name Heavy Rain, Flood
Outline At least nine people have died and another three are missing after heavy rain pounded south China for days, disrupting traffic and affecting millions in the region.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Xinhua 2016/05/10
    In Hunan, two people died and a total of 6,555 people have been relocated. In Hubei, rain, hail and gales left one dead and two missing. Direct economic losses are estimated at about 45 million yuan (7 million U.S. dollars).