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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2024. 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 Fires alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 10k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours (European Flood Awa
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18 May 2024  11:59 UTC.


  • Belgium: warning level 3/3 for several stations in the Limburg and Oost Brabant regions. Warning level 2/3 for several other stations in the Flanders region. Warning level 2/2 for the Vesdre and Lower Meu
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Europe - Floods (ECHO 18 May 2024)
18 May 2024  11:59 UTC.


  • According to Aristotle services, heavy rain and thunderstorms are foreseen throughout the weekend in Western Germany, north-east of France, and eastern Belgium.
  • In Germany, possibility of flash floods has been dis
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Flood in Afghanistan - EC/ECHO daily map 16 May 2024  16:54 UTC.

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Flood in Afghanistan - UNITAR-UNOSAT Activation 16 May 2024  15:40 UTC.

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Flood in Brazil - EC/ECHO daily map 15 May 2024  16:53 UTC.

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Flood in Afghanistan - UNITAR-UNOSAT Activation 15 May 2024  12:03 UTC.

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