Overall Orange alert Drought for Uruguay-South Brazil-2019
in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay

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El ojo del huracán llega a la región con dos meses de encierro argentino y la economía en el piso

Fri, 22 May 2020 02:52:00 +0200clarin (es)

del coronavirus encadenó un vertiginoso recorrido por Asia, Europa y América del Norte y en los últimos días, según marcan las estadísticas, viró hacia América del Sur. Brasil está a punto de convertirse en el país en todo el mundo con más casos nuevos de contagio por día y el fin de semana....

Environmental Security May News Update

Wed, 20 May 2020 18:39:00 +0200stimson (en)

Cyclone Harold, which hit the Pacific in last month, demonstrated the difficulties for Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in combating the twin threat posed by hurricanes and COVID-19. The category five storm made landfall in Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Fiji , killing dozens of people, flooding towns, and leaving many homeless.

How China Is Weaponizing Water

Tue, 19 May 2020 15:52:00 +0200qrius (en)

China’s unprecedented dam-building program is destroying the environment and enabling it to subdue its neighbors.

Increased frequency of connected patterns from drought to heavy rain in regional hotspots

Sat, 16 May 2020 05:44:00 +0200phys (en)

Like an undulating seesaw, weather in some regions swings from drought to heavy rain under the weight of climate-induced changes, according to an analysis published in Geophysical Research Letters . The study finds a link between droughts followed by heavy rain events, along with an increased rate of these extreme weather occurrences.

Double-Whammy Weather: Increased Frequency of Connected Drought-Heavy Rain Patterns

Fri, 15 May 2020 21:44:00 +0200homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

, finds a link between droughts followed by heavy rain events, along with an increased rate of these successive extreme weather occurrences. The research could inform more effective climate adaptation planning and policies by identifying where these swings are likely to exacerbate conditions, especially for vulnerable populations and ecosystems.

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