Overall Green alert Drought for Europe-2020
in Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, France, Ireland, , Luxembourg, Netherlands,

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014038
Name: Europe-2020
Countries: Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, France, Ireland, , Luxembourg, Netherlands,
Start Date: End of Mar 2020
Duration: 113 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 343401 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Articles: 457 | About casualties: 14 | Last hour: 0

Natural disasters cause fewer losses in ChinaSun, 12 Jul 2020 08:07:00 +0200.

BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- Natural disasters caused fewer losses in China in the first half of the year, with the death toll, missing population, and direct economic losses dropping significantly, official data showed. During the period,
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Natural disasters cause fewer losses in ChinaSun, 12 Jul 2020 08:06:00 +0200.

BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- Natural disasters caused fewer losses in China in the first half of the year, with the death toll, missing population, and direct economic losses dropping significantly, official data showed. During the period,
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Previsioni, tempesta al Nord: grandine, vento e nubifragi. Agosto, ind ... Sun, 12 Jul 2020 05:24:00 +0200.

Roma, 10 agosto 2020 - In quest'estate a intermittenza sole-temporali le previsioni meteo si fanno giocoforza a orari ravvicinati. I meteorologi de IlMeteo.it, hanno segnalato con poche ore di anticipo il nuovo blitz di temporali, grandine,
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Previsioni meteo, tempesta imminente: grandine e nubifragi. Agosto, in ... Sat, 11 Jul 2020 16:38:00 +0200.

Roma, 10 agosto 2020 - In quest'estate a intermittenza sole-temporali le previsioni meteo si fanno giocoforza a orari ravvicinati. Nelle prossime ore, segnalano i meteorologi de IlMeteo.it, incombe su molte regioni del Nord Italia un nuovo
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (32), WMO (1), INFORM (2),