Flooding: 11/12/03 - 11/17/03
Central Vietnam - Ninh Thuan Province (Hai Ninh and Nhan Son districts).
Phu Yen Province (Tuy Hoa, Phu Hoa districts). other provinces:
Binh Dinh, Khanh Hoa, Dai Loc, Que Son, Quang Nam.
Ninh Thaun - Phan Rang River
Binh Dinh - Kon River
Severe floods and landslides from torrential rains. Up to 20 inches
of rain in central Vietnam between November 11 and 13. Ninh Thuan
- 9 killed; 10 missing; over 20,000 hectares crops inundated; 23,000
houses submerged; $11.3 million in damages. Binh Dinh - 8 killed;
319 houses destroyed. Khanh Hoa - 9 dead; 65 houses collapsed and
over 440 ha of rice and agriculture fields under water. Phu Yen
- 6 dead; 350 houses destroyed; 4,000 hectares rice flooded.
MODIS observation of high water levels in Ninh Thuan near Phan Rang
on November 15.
||Displaced: no data
||Affected Region ( sq km): 38,300
|| Severity Class* : 1
||Flood Magnitude**: 3.5
|| MODIS flood inundation limit file names***:
Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson