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Flood in Uruguay

Thursday, 26 November 2009

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
Uruguay
Date of Charter Activation:
26/11/2009
Charter Requestor:
UNITAR / UNOSAT on behalf of UNDP

Description of the event

More than 4,000 people have been evacuated from their homes because of the rainstorm that has hit northern and central Uruguay for nearly a week.
Alert remains in effect because more rain is expected.