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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2020. 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).
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USA- Hurricane ZETA (ECHO 28 Oct 2020)
28 Oct 2020  11:02 UTC.


  • Hurricane ZETA is moving north over the Gulf of Mexico, located approximately 660 km south-west of New Orleans (Louisiana) on 28 October at 6.00 UTC, with maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h.
  • ZETA is predicted to
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Philippines, Vietnam - Tropical Cyclone MOLAVE update (ECHO 28 Oct 202
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28 Oct 2020  11:02 UTC.


  • Typhoon MOLAVE is approaching central Vietnam and was approximately 110 km south-east of Quang Ngai City (Quang Ngai Province, central Vietnam) on 28 October at 0.00 UTC with maximum sustained wind of 167 km/h. 
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Philippines - Tropical Depression TWENTY TWO (ECHO 28 Oct 2020)
28 Oct 2020  11:02 UTC.


  • Tropical Depression TWENTY TWO formed over the Philippine Sea and its centre was approximately 1,700 km east of Catanduanes island (Bicol Region, central Luzon) on 28 October, with maximum sustained winds of 46 km/h.
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ZETA-20 - EC/ECHO daily map
28 Oct 2020  06:35 UTC.


A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Nigeria - DG ECHO supporting flood response (ECHO 28 Oct 2020)
28 Oct 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Floods caused by heavy rain since early September have affected 22 Nigerian states, resulting in the destruction and damage of houses and the consequent displacement of 22,357 people. According to the International Federa
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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28 Oct 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • Finland: threshold level 2/3 exceeded at stations Allmanningsforsen and Varpulan tekojarvi.
  • Georgia: threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station.
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MOLAVE-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
27 Oct 2020  17:10 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
MOLAVE-20 - EC/ECHO daily map
27 Oct 2020  07:10 UTC.


A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
NANGKA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 26 Oct 2020  17:09 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
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