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Event: FL Flood
Number: 2019-000182
Country: IDN Indonesia
Date (YMD): 2019-12-28
Information Source:Indonesia Search and Rescue Agency (BASARNAS) and Indonesian Disaster Management Agency (BNPB)
Comments: Multiple provinces (North Sumatera, West Java, Bengkulu and Jakarta) in Indonesia has been experiencing flooding starting from 28 December 2019. The floods are affecting the provinces at different scales. The total numbers of people affected have not been confirmed as assessments are ongoing. Due to heavy and intense rainfall in the area, flash flooding occurred and affected four villages (Pematang, Hatapang, Batu Tunggal and Merbau Selatan) in Labuhanbatu Utara districts, Nort Sumatera. Approximately 229 households (857 people) have been affected by the flash floods. Due to heavy rainfall on 31 December 2019 in West Java Province, a river embankment collapsed in Cimareme village, Ngamprah sub-district, West Java district. According to the Indonesian Disaster Management Agency Provincial Level / Badan Penanggulangan Bencana Daerah (BPBD), approximately 131 households and 15 houses have been affected by the floods. Heavy and persistent rainfall on 31 December 2019 in Talang Saling, Talang Datuk, Talang Tinggi and Lunjuk sub-districts at Bengkulu province has caused flooding in the areas. Approximately 138 houses located in the five sub-districts have been affected by floods. Heavy and persistent rainfall on 31 December 2019 in Jakarta,Bogor, Depok, Tangerang and Bekasi caused flooding in the areas with Bekasi being the worst affected area.
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