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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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Forest fires danger forecast Wed, 18 Sep 2019 18:47:00

  • Very high or extreme danger in southernPortugal, South-WestSpain, mainlandFrance, Corsica and Sardinia, CentralItaly,Greece mainland and
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Bermuda - Tropical Cyclone HUMBERTO update (ECHO 18 Sep 2019)Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:04:00

  • Tropical Cyclone HUMBERTO continues east north-east towards the Bermuda Islands (British Overseas Territory). On 18 September at 3.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 550 km south-west of Bermuda, with maximum susta
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Mexico - Tropical Cyclone LORENA (ECHO 18 Sep 2019)Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:04:00

  • Tropical Cyclone LORENA is moving north, along Mexico's western coast. On 18 September at 3.00 UTC, its centre was approximately 300 km south-west of Acapulco City (Guerrero State, central-west Mexico), with maximum susta
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Algeria - Flood (ECHO 18 Sep 2019)Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:04:00

  • Floods, triggered by heavy rainfall, affected several regions of Algeria over the past week, causing seven fatalities in the northern Provinces.
  • As of 18 September, 2 people died in Sedraia Medea, 1 in Guelma, 1 i
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USA - Tropical Depression IMELDA (ECHO 18 Sep 2019)Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:04:00

  • Tropical Depression IMELDA, formed in the Gulf of Mexico on 17 September, is moving north across eastern Texas. On 18 September at 3.00 UTC, its centre was over Houston, with maximum sustained winds of 56 km/h (tropi
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Flood in Spain - EC/ECHO daily map 17 Sep 2019  07:50 UTC.

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