Overall Green alert Drought for Central Europe-2022
in Italy, France, Switzerland, Austria, Monaco, Spain

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015469
Name: Central Europe-2022
Glide number: DR-2022-000251-CHE
Countries: Italy, France, Switzerland, Austria, Monaco, Spain
Start Date: End of Feb 2022
Duration: 472 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 251411 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Forest fire in France, , Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Liechtenstein - EC/ECHO daily mapMon, 03 Apr 2023 17:58

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 654 | XAbout casualties: 13 | Last hour: 0

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“Edificazione in aree a rischio idrogeologico, no all’approvazione del ... 2023-06-08T18:16+0200.

“Sebbene frane ed alluvioni da sempre martorizzino l’Italia ed in particolare la Liguria, gli eventi legati al dissesto idrogeologico sono aumentati in maniera significativa, perché poco o nulla è stato fatto per combattere la cementificazi
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Analytical report

22/Mar/2023 08:57 UTC

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01/Sep/2022 16:18 UTC

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04/Aug/2022 07:44 UTC

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Analytical report

25/Mar/2022 18:10 UTC

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