Chile – Floods and Land slides

2nd June 2021, heavy rain caused flooding in Bio Bío, Araucania, Los Ríos and Los Lagos Regions of Chile and triggered landslides. Due to flooding and lanslides, dozens of people have evacuated their homes while others have been left isolated. Around 15,000 people were left without power.

According to figures provided by ONEMI, in a 20 hour period on 01 June, Maquehue in Padre las Casas Commune of Araucania Region recorded 101.9 mm of rain, while Corral in Los Rios recorded 128.9 mm and Concepcion in Bio Bío recorded 77.8 mm.