Overall Green alert Drought for Black Sea area-2019
in Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Ukraine

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 10 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013691
Name: Black Sea area-2019
Countries: Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Ukraine
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 341 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 371172 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Il caldo può aspettare: in arrivo ondata fredda dalla Russia Il Giorna ... Mon, 25 May 2020 14:19:00 +0200.

Alle porte dell'estate il meteo stupisce ancora: dopo aver vissuto precoci fasi estive dovremo fare i conti con un clima molto più fresco (a tratti freddo) rispetto al periodo. Dalla Russia sono in arrivo masse d'aria fredde che provocheran
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Droughts in the land of rivers An overview of water management in Hung ... Fri, 01 May 2020 20:56:00 +0200.

While spring frosts and weather extremes continue to be an issue for agriculture – to the point where wind storms, dust storms or even smaller tornadoes can develop over the Great Plains – environmental water issues have a dual nature: With
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Earth Day: Hotter, wetter, drought, fires – using satellite imagery to ... Wed, 22 Apr 2020 23:08:00 +0200.

Editor’s Note: Emily Negrin is director of global communications & marketing for Geosys , the satellite imagery analytics business. For Earth Day, we asked her to provide an overview of how climate change has impacted agriculture industries
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Meteo per lunedì 20 Aprile. CICLONE entra nel vivo, arriva il MALTEMPOSun, 19 Apr 2020 15:24:00 +0200.

Si va ritirando l'anticiclone africano che ha dominato negli ultimi giorni sul Mediterraneo e su parte dell'Europa , messo alle corde da un duplice attacco proveniente da un lato dal Vicino Atlantico e dall'altro da infiltrazioni d'aria fre
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (31), WMO (1), INFORM (2),