Overall Orange alert Drought for Central South America-2021
in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 19 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013868
Name: Central South America-2021
Glide number: DR-2021-000178-BOL
Countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2019
Duration: 1196 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1854682 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 478 | XAbout casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

Tras el debút de Gorosito como DT, Colón empató con Huracán2023-02-27T02:01+0100.

Colón, en el debut como entrenador de Néstor Gorosito, recibía este domingo a Huracán en uno de los cinco partidos que le dan continuidad a la 5ª fecha de la Liga Profesional (LPF), con la misión de cortar la sequía. Sin embargo, igualó 1-1
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La siccità fa emergere un’antica città sommersa in Argentina2023-02-24T18:58+0100.

La mancanza d’acqua ha lasciato visibili le strutture che formavano Miramar prima che scomparisse a causa di un’alluvione negli anni 70. Il nuovo paesaggio provoca nostalgia, ma ha anche riportato i turisti in città. L’avanzamento imprevist
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Allarme climatico, tre Regioni italiane ad alto rischio: la classifica ... 2023-02-20T19:37+0100.

Si parla da tempo d’ allarme climatico e le sue conseguenze sul territorio abitato, quello naturale, la fauna, il patrimonio culturale, l’economia e la popolazione. I numerosi eventi catastrofici e drammatici avvenuti nella nostra penisola
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Allarme climatico, tre Regioni italiane ad alto rischio: la classifica ... 2023-02-20T18:33+0100.

Si parla da tempo d’ allarme climatico e le sue conseguenze sul territorio abitato, quello naturale, la fauna, il patrimonio culturale, l’economia e la popolazione. I numerosi eventi catastrofici e drammatici avvenuti nella nostra penisola
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Analytical report

21/Mar/2022 10:02 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

18/Oct/2021 14:30 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Daily Maps:

26/Nov/2021 03:47 UTC

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (37), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),