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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
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).
For Forest Fires alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 10k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Slovenia - Severe weather (ECHO 22 Jul 2024)
22 Jul 2024  10:05 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms affected several parts of Slovenia on 20 July, resulting in evacuations and damage in Kokra village, northern Slovenia, due to a landslide.
  • Several landslides have been recorded al
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Italy - Wildfires (ECHO 22 Jul 2024)
22 Jul 2024  10:05 UTC.


  • Several wildfires have been burning in southern Italy since 20 July, in particular in Puglia, Calabria, Sardegna and Sicilia regions, resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to media, as of 22 July, one pers
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France - Severe weather (ECHO 22 Jul 2024)
22 Jul 2024  10:05 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms have been affecting north-western France, in particular, the Haute-Marne department since 20 July, causing floods that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • As of 22 July, accord
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Guatemala - Rainy season (ECHO 22 Jul 2024)
22 Jul 2024  10:05 UTC.


  • The civil protection authority in Guatemala (CONRED) reports 6,671 people and 1,062 houses currently at risk in Guatemala due to the ongoing rainy season.
  • As of 21 July, since the beginning of the 2024 rainy seaso
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Flood in Nepal - EC/ECHO daily map 19 Jul 2024  16:01 UTC.

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