Overall Green alert Drought for Central Western Europe-2022
in Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, France, Luxembourg, Poland, Sweden

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015605
Name: Central Western Europe-2022
Countries: Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, France, Luxembourg, Poland, Sweden
Start Date: End of Feb 2022
Duration: 171 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 216652 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

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H1 2022 half catastrophe losses revealed – report2022-07-29T14:25+0200.

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L'anticiclone africano Apocalisse 4800, dopo aver portato record assoluti di caldo in Inghilterra (oltre i 40 C per la prima volta nella storia), Scozia, Galles, Irlanda e valori roventi anche in Portogallo, Spagna, Francia, Belgio, Olanda
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Leggi Previsioni meteo, Apocalisse porta una nuova ondata di caldo: bo ... 2022-07-21T10:07+0200.

(iLMeteo.it) – L’anticiclone africano Apocalisse4800, dopo aver portato clamorosi record assoluti di caldo in Inghilterra (oltre i 40°C per la prima volta nella storia), Scozia, Galles, Irlanda e valori roventi anche in Portogallo, Spagna,
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Previsioni meteo, Apocalisse porta una nuova ondata di caldo: bollino ... 2022-07-21T10:06+0200.

) - L’anticiclone africano Apocalisse4800, dopo aver portato clamorosi record assoluti di caldo in Inghilterra (oltre i 40°C per la prima volta nella storia), Scozia, Galles, Irlanda e valori roventi anche in Portogallo, Spagna, Francia, Be
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Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:50 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),