Overall Green alert Drought for Texas (USA), North-East Mexico-2021
in Mexico, United States

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 9 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015088
Name: Texas (USA), North-East Mexico-2021
Countries: Mexico, United States
Start Date: End of Jul 2021
Duration: 301 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 201555 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Articles: 502 | About casualties: 15 | Last hour: 0

As wildfires fueled by warming climate grow in size, homeowners face g ... 2022-05-17T22:25+0200.

, threatened their community after racing 10 miles in just a few hours on Dec. 4, 2017. “It was pretty frightening,” Burgess said. “We could see emergency vehicles. The winds were howling.” After grabbing just a few things, she and her husb
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These are places with highest wildfire risk in the US2022-05-16T22:37+0200.

By John Keefe | CNN. Forecasters say the West could be looking at a particularly bad wildfire year , as several destructive fires have already ignited well before the hottest, driest months. A fast-moving blaze Wednesday night destroyed 20
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These are places with highest wildfire risk in the US2022-05-16T22:30+0200.

By John Keefe | CNN. Forecasters say the West could be looking at a particularly bad wildfire year , as several destructive fires have already ignited well before the hottest, driest months. A fast-moving blaze Wednesday night destroyed 20
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Is your home in danger of wildfires? This new tool will help gauge the ... 2022-05-16T21:21+0200.

, threatened their community after racing 10 miles in just a few hours on Dec. 4, 2017. “It was pretty frightening,” Burgess said. “We could see emergency vehicles. The winds were howling.” After grabbing just a few things, she and her husb
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),