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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2020. 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).
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Italy - Flash floods (ECHO 16 Jul 2020)
16 Jul 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • Flash floods caused by heavy rain was reported on 15 July over Palermo Province (north-west Sicily, south Italy), resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to national authorities, 2 people are missing and 9 h
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Bangladesh - Floods (ECHO 16 Jul 2020)
16 Jul 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • As of 15 July, over 1,800,000 individuals are affected by the floods in 18 districts. Government reported 6 death due to flooding, while the media reports higher numbers.
  • According to the Flood Forecasting and War
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Pakistan - Severe weather (ECHO 16 Jul 2020)
16 Jul 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • On 12-14 July, several fatalities and damage were reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province (north-west Pakistan), due to heavy rain related events. According to national authorities, 4 people died, and approximately 54 hou
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South Korea - Flash floods (ECHO 16 Jul 2020)
16 Jul 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • Since 13 July, heavy rain has been affecting southern South Korea (particularly the South Gyeongsang, the North Jeolla, and the South Jeolla Provinces), triggering flash floods and landslides that have resulted in casualt
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India - Assam floods update (ECHO 16 Jul 2020)
16 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • The flood situation in Assam continues to deteriorate. According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) as of 15 July more than 3.5 million people in 26 districts have been affected.
  • The death to
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Indonesia - Floods and landslides in South Sulawesi update (ECHO 16 Ju
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16 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • Floods have been inundated many areas in South Sulawesi and left post-flood debris and mud in height between 1-4 metres in Masamba, Baebunta and Sabbang subdistricts.
  • Based on assessments, approximately 213 unit h
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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16 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • Georgia: Threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station
  • Romania: Warning level 2/3 for flooding on lower Prut river
  • Ukraine:Threshold level 2/3 on Pripyat and Stochid rivers
Indonesia - Floods and landslides
16 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • Since 13 July, heavy rainfall is affecting the North Luwu district area, South Sulawesi and caused flash floods and landslides. Based on initial assessment, approximately 50 houses are heavily damaged with addit
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