Overall Green alert Drought for Central Italy-2022
in Italy,

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1015511
Name: Central Italy-2022
Countries: Italy,
Start Date: End of Mar 2022
Duration: 111 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 40964 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 901 | About casualties: 12 | Last hour: 0

Maltempo flagella Sud, Stromboli e Scilla invase dal fango2022-08-12T19:44+0200.

Il maltempo non allenta la sua morsa sulle aree meridionali dell'Italia . Spiagge invase dal fango proprio alla vigilia di Ferragosto, con ingenti danni non solo per i residenti ma anche per molti turisti in vacanza. Sono state colpite infa
France Travel: Tension With Tourists Amid Drought And ‘Monstrous’ Fire ... 2022-08-12T19:06+0200.

A firefighter near Belin-Beliet, southwestern France, overnight on August 11, 2022. AFP via Getty Images. Like many of its neighbors, France is feeling the full blow of environmental catastrophes during summer 2022. It is currently experien
Europe suffers as heatwave drives forest fires and dries rivers2022-08-12T14:19+0200.

Temperatures have once again approached 100 degrees Fahrenheit in the U.K. and France this week. A drought was officially declared early Friday in several parts of England, leaving millions facing restrictions on the use of water — much of
Clima: Coldiretti, eventi estremi aumentati di 12 volte (2)2022-08-12T12:57+0200.

Roma, 12 ago 12:41 - (Agenzia Nova) - Le aree perse in Italia dal 2012 - sottolinea la Coldiretti - avrebbero garantito la fornitura complessiva di quattro milioni e 150 mila quintali di prodotti agricoli e l’infiltrazione di oltre 360 mili

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:47 UTC

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