Overall Red alert Drought for Tamil Nadu (India)-2019
in India, Sri Lanka

Event summary

Serious risk of humanitarian impacts for the exposed population.

Name: Tamil Nadu (India)-2019
Countries: India, Sri Lanka
Start Date: End of Dec 2018
Duration: 177 days
Impact: Severe impact for agricultural drought in 32191 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.5 08 May 2019 13:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 32191 km2 GDO
2 1.75 24 May 2019 09:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 32191 km2 GDO
3 1.75 24 May 2019 14:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 32191 km2 GDO
4 2 15 Jun 2019 20:37 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 32191 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
India
Sri Lanka


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
- High Tamil Nadu India
- Medium Puducherry India

More information

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