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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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Bangladesh - Monsoon rains update (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:01:00

  • Monsoon rains continue to affect most of the country (particularly central-northern regions and the Chittagong Division in the south-east) causing severe flooding and leading to casualties and widespread damage.
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Pakistan - Flash floods and landslides (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:01:00

  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting north-eastern Pakistan - particularly the Azad, Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Territory (AJK) - over the past few days, triggering flash floods and landslides.
  • Media report 28
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India - Monsoon rains update (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:01:00

  • The monsoon in north-eastern India continues to impact Assam, Bihar, Tripura and Mizoram States.
  • A red alert was issued in Assam on 15 July as 4,300,000 people across 30 of the state's 33 districts are affected by
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Forest fires danger forecast (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:01:00

  • Very high or extreme danger in southern and central and EasternSpain and the Balearic Islands; southern part ofFrance; Sicily, Sardinia, southern Italy
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Stromboli Eruption on the 3rd July 2019 - Analysis of the sea level me
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Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:52:00

The paroxysm in Stromboli Volcano of the 3rd July 2019 triggered a Tsunami, measured in at least 4 locations around the island. The highest on-shore measured height was 40 cm in Ginostra. A floating instrument, closer to the source point,
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Myanmar - Flood (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00

  • Parts of Myanmar have been affected by torrential rain and flooding. In Kachin State, more than 6,200 people are sheltering in 39 sites in Myitkyina, Bhamo and Shwegu. There are no reports of disease outbreak or cas
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Indonesia - 7.3M Earthquake update (ECHO 16 Jul 2019)Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00

  • After a strong earthquake of 7.3M in North Maluku Province (eastern Indonesia) on 14 July, media report at least two fatalities.
  • More than 2,000 people have been evacuated and moved to 14 shelters, at least 1,000
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00

  • Italy: warning level 2/3 for Calbria and Puglia regions
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