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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.
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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Mexico - Floods (ECHO 14 Oct 2019)Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:03:00

  • Heavy rain and subsequent flooding in Baja California Sur (north-western Mexico) on 12 October, has resulted in one death and injured 4 in Los Cabos.
  • According to the national authorities, floods caused material d
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Japan - Tropical Cyclone HAGIBIS update (ECHO 14 Oct 2019)Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:03:00

  • Tropical Cyclone Hagibis brought heavy rain and triggered widespread flooding from 21 rivers and 48 landslides across several prefectures.
  • According to media reports, as of 14 October,42 people are confirmed dead,
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Colombia - Landslide (ECHO 14 Oct 2019)Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:03:00

  • Heavy rain has been affecting central-western Colombia in recent days, triggering a landslide in Pereira City, Risaralda Department.
  • According to media reports, 1 person died, 4 people have been injured, and 30 pe
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USA - Wildfires (ECHO 14 Oct 2019)Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:03:00

  • Wildfires continue to spread across California, burning an area of approximately 6,100 hectares and causing 3 deaths (one in Los Angeles Area, and 2 in Calimesa area).
  • The biggest fires include Saddleridge fire in
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HAGIBIS-19 - EC/ECHO daily mapMon, 14 Oct 2019 08:13:27

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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Mon, 14 Oct 2019 04:00:00

  • United Kingdom: threshold level (2/3) for 5 locations in England.
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