Overall Green alert Drought for North Mexico-2019
in Mexico, United States

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1013352
Name: North Mexico-2019
Countries: Mexico, United States
Start Date: End of Apr 2019
Duration: 151 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 172474 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 144 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Tormenta 'Lorena' podría evolucionar a huracán esta tardeWed, 18 Sep 2019 20:55:00 +0200.

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End the drought in drought researchTue, 17 Sep 2019 18:58:00 +0200.

The relationship between climate and dust storms is not well understood, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Credit: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters. A decade from now, up to 700 million people will be compelled t
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These Are the U.S. States That Will Be Most Affected by Climate ChangeMon, 16 Sep 2019 06:37:00 +0200.

Every American will be affected by climate change, experts have warned, although extreme events like scorching heatwaves, devastating floods and ferocious hurricanes will hit some harder than others. And yet too many Americans see climate c
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These Are the U.S. States That Will Be Most Affected by Climate ChangeMon, 16 Sep 2019 06:33:00 +0200.

Every American will be affected by climate change, experts have warned, although extreme events like scorching heatwaves, devastating floods and ferocious hurricanes will hit some harder than others. And yet too many Americans see climate c
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),