Overall Green alert Drought for Egypt, Libya-2024
in Egypt, Israel, Libya

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 4 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016906
Name: Egypt, Libya-2024
Countries: Egypt, Israel, Libya
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 150 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 91562 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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The desert nation of the United Arab Emirates attempted to dry out today from the heaviest rain ever recorded there after a deluge flooded out Dubai International Airport, disrupting flights through the world's busiest airfield for internat
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Scripps News Storm dumps more than a year's worth of rain across Dubai ... 2024-04-17T17:19+0200.

The desert nation of the United Arab Emirates attempted to dry out Wednesday from the heaviest rain ever recorded there after a deluge flooded out Dubai International Airport, disrupting flights through the world's busiest airfield for inte
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Scripps News Storm dumps more than a year's worth of rain across Dubai ... 2024-04-17T17:18+0200.

The desert nation of the United Arab Emirates attempted to dry out Wednesday from the heaviest rain ever recorded there after a deluge flooded out Dubai International Airport, disrupting flights through the world's busiest airfield for inte
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23/Feb/2024 08:39 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),