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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2022. 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 Fores alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 5k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Portugal, Spain - Severe weather (ECHO 07 Dec 2022)
07 Dec 2022  11:35 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall accompanied by strong winds was reported on 5-6 December across southern Portugal and Spain.
  • In Spain, a strong wind event in Marbella City resulted in one person sustaining slight injuries, as repo
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Brazil - Floods and landslides update (ECHO 07 Dec 2022)
07 Dec 2022  11:35 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall continues to affect several Brazilian States, resulting in an increased humanitarian impact. 
  • Bahia State (north-eastern Brazil) was the hardest hit area by heavy rainfall on 6 December. Accord
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Indonesia - Mount Semeru volcanic eruption, update (ECHO 07 Dec 2022)
07 Dec 2022  11:35 UTC.


  • The activity of Mount Semeru, located between the Regencies of Lumajang and Malang (East Java Province) is ongoing and on the morning of 7 December, the ash plume reached 500 m above the crater.
  • The National Agenc
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Volcano Semeru - EC/ECHO daily map 05 Dec 2022  17:46 UTC.

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