Overall Green alert Drought for Yellow Sea-2019
in China, North Korea, South Korea

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Yellow Sea-2019
Countries: China, North Korea, South Korea
Start Date: End of May 2019
Duration: 91 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 378100 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 16 Jul 2019 15:27 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 96098 km2 GDO
2 0.75 23 Jul 2019 08:27 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 156492 km2 GDO
3 0.75 01 Aug 2019 10:47 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 142243 km2 GDO
4 0.75 19 Aug 2019 16:07 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 378100 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
China
North Korea
South Korea


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Anhui Sheng China
- Medium Hebei Sheng China
- Medium Henan Sheng China
- Medium Jiangsu Sheng China
- High Shandong Sheng China
- Medium Dem People's Rep of Korea North Korea
- Medium Republic of Korea South Korea

More information

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