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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
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).
For Forest Fires alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 10k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • Belarus: threshold level 1/1 on rivers in southern part of the coutry.
  • Belgium: threshold level 2/4 for 4 locations in Demer and Ieper basins in Flanders.
  • France
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Australia - Bushfire, update (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • The extent of burnt areas due to the Bayindeen-Rocky Road fire reached 21,379 ha in south-western Victoria State as recorded by the Forest Fire Management Victoria.
  • According to media reports, about 30,000 people
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Bolivia - Dam break and floods (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting central Bolivia, particularly the Cochabamba Department since 25 February, causing a dam break and consequent floods, mud flows and landslides that have resulted in population displacemen
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Brazil - Severe weather (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall and strong winds have been affecting southern Brazil, in particular the Santa Catarina State since 25 February, causing floods, landslides and other incidents that have resulted in population displacement a
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Ecuador - Severe weather, update (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • Since 29 January, heavy rainfall- due to the rainy season- is still affecting most of the country, causing floods, and landslides that resulted in casualties and widespread damage.
  • According to the Secretariat of
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Indonesia - Landslide (ECHO 27 Feb 2024)
27 Feb 2024  11:54 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting eastern Indonesia, particularly the South Sulawesi Province since 25 February, causing a huge landslide that has resulted in casualties and damage.
  • The Indonesian National Board f
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