Overall Orange alert Drought for Honduras-Guatemala-2019
in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1012649
Name: Honduras-Guatemala-2019
Countries: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras
Start Date: End of Feb 2019
Duration: 115 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 43199 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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La cantidad de ciclones se elevará casi al doble: de 5 a 9Tue, 04 Jun 2019 21:45:00 +0200.

El doctor Marín Jiménez subraya que debemos estar listos para encarar estos fenómenos por el mero hecho de su inevitabilidad. “No se trata de ver si uno nos golpeara (como muestran los números, al menos un par lo hará), sino de estar prepar
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Vaticinan temporada ciclónica que inicia hoy será “menos activa” que l ... Sat, 01 Jun 2019 04:20:00 +0200.

EL NUEVO DIARIO, SANTO DOMINGO.- La temporada ciclónica 2019 que inicia este sábado primero de junio, para el Atlántico Norte, Golfo de México y el área del Caribe, será “menos activa” que en años anteriores, a causa del fenómeno climático
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In battleground states, strong support for DACA immigrants, poll showsTue, 28 May 2019 23:58:00 +0200.

Hiawatha, KS (66434) Today. Thunderstorms, some strong during the evening will give way to partly cloudy skies after midnight. Damaging winds, large hail and possibly a tornado with some storms. Low 62F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of r
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In battleground states, strong support for DACA immigrants, poll showsTue, 28 May 2019 19:54:00 +0200.

Earlier this year in Phoenix, DACA supporters march to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office. A new poll shows wide support in three battleground states for the program, which allows children who were unlawfully brought into t
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