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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Turkey-Flash floods (ECHO 14 Jul 2020)
14 Jul 2020  13:03 UTC.


  • On 12 July, flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall occurred across Artvin Province (north-east Turkey), resulting in fatalities and damage.
  • 4 people died and one injured person was rescued, the rescue operations
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Mexico - Floods and landslide (ECHO 14 Jul 2020)
14 Jul 2020  13:03 UTC.


  • On 11-13 July, heavy rain caused floods and a landslide in Oaxaca State, leading to casualties and extensive damage.
  • National authorities reported 2 fatalities. Following the landslide several communities became i
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China - Floods update
14 Jul 2020  13:03 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall continues to affect eastern, central, and southern China (particularly Jiangxi, Anhui, Jiangsu, Hubei, Zhejiang, and Sichuan Provinces) since the beginning of the rainy season (first half of June), causing
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Indonesia - Flash floods and landslides
14 Jul 2020  13:03 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall continues to affect northern Sumatra Island (particularly the North Sumatra Province) since 11 July, triggering flash floods and landslides that have resulted in casualties and damage.
  • The Indonesia
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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14 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • Georgia:Threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station
  • Romania: Warning level 2/3 for flooding on lower Prut river
  • Ukraine: Threshold
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Bangladesh - Floods (DG ECHO, MoDMR, BMD, FFWC, NAWG, Media) (ECHO 14
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14 Jul 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • According to the Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre (FFWC), ongoing floods are expected to worsen in north-west and central Bangladesh.
  • Extremely heavy rain across the border in upstream India and Bangladesh, tr
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