Overall Orange alert Drought for Yunnan-Northern Indochina-2019
in China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Event summary

Mild to severe impacts to people and to one or more sectors of the economy.

Name: Yunnan-Northern Indochina-2019
Countries: China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Start Date: End of Nov 2018
Duration: 209 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 444209 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.5 24 May 2019 09:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 54645 km2 GDO
2 1.75 24 May 2019 14:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 502309 km2 GDO
3 1.75 18 Jun 2019 03:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 444209 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
China
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Lao People's Democratic Republic Laos
- Medium Myanmar Myanmar
- Medium Thailand Thailand
- Medium Viet Nam Vietnam
- Medium Sichuan Sheng China
- Medium Yunnan Sheng China

More information

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