Overall Orange alert Drought for Mexico-USA-2020
in Mexico, United States

Event summary

Mild to severe impacts to people and to one or more sectors of the economy.

Name: Mexico-USA-2020
Countries: Mexico, United States
Start Date: Begin of Jun 2020
Duration: 145 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 409779 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 06 Sep 2020 16:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 215259 km2 GDO
2 1 24 Sep 2020 16:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 500131 km2 GDO
3 1 05 Oct 2020 09:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 528283 km2 GDO
4 1 23 Oct 2020 22:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 409779 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Mexico
United States


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Chihuahua Mexico
- Medium Coahuila Mexico
- Medium Durango Mexico
- Medium Sinaloa Mexico
- Medium Sonora Mexico
- Medium Arizona United States
- Medium New Mexico United States
- Medium Texas United States

More information

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