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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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Forest fires danger forecast Tue, 17 Sep 2019 13:38:00

  • Very high or extreme danger in southern and centralPortugal, South-WestSpain, southern and centralFrance, Corsica and Sardinia, CentralItaly,Gree
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Bermuda, USA, The Bahamas - Tropical Cyclone HUMBERTO (ECHO 17 Sep 201
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Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:59:00

  • Tropical Cyclone HUMBERTO continues off the northern Bahamas and south-eastern USA coast. On 17 September at 3.00 UTC, its centre was located approximately 990 km west-southwest of the Bermuda Islands, with maximum sustai
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Greece - Forest Fire (ECHO 17 Sep 2019)Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:59:00

  • A forest fire broke out across southern Zakynthos Island (south-west Greece) on 15 September but is beginning to recede, according to national Fire Department. 
  • The fire spread quickly due to strong winds, re
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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Tue, 17 Sep 2019 04:00:00

  • Poland: Threshold level 2/2 exceeded for high water level at station Debe in central Poland
Forest fires danger forecast (ECHO 17 Sep 2019)Tue, 17 Sep 2019 04:00:00

  • Very high or extreme danger in southern and centralPortugal, south-westSpain, southern and centralFrance, Corsica and Sardinia, Central Italy,
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