Overall Green alert Drought for Ukraine, Romania, Balkans-2019
in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belarus, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, The Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013280
Name: Ukraine, Romania, Balkans-2019
Countries: Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belarus, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, The Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 154 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 838084 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 130 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

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Drought to grip Kingdom until new yearThu, 21 Nov 2019 03:01:00 +0100.

The Mekong River Commission (MRC) has warned that severe to extreme droughts are forecast to last until January for countries in the lower Mekong basin. Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand are expected to be the countries worst-hit by the
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (30), INFORM (2),