Overall Orange alert Drought for Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, North Argentina-2019
in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 21 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013868
Name: Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, North Argentina-2019
Glide number: FL-2021-000164-COD
Countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2019
Duration: 672 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1687530 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 257 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

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Il round-up settimanale sul cambiamento climatico e i dati sui livelli di anidride carbonica nell'atmosfera. via Global Monitoring Laboratory, Mauna Loa USA, le manifestazioni delle comunità indigene per chiedere a Biden di non approvare pi
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Weather roiling La Nina arrives, and may stoke droughts or frigid wint ... 2021-10-14T16:41+0200.

BOSTON (BLOOMBERG) - A weather-roiling La Nina appears to have emerged across the equatorial Pacific, setting the stage for worsening droughts in California and South America, frigid winters in parts of the US and Japan and greater risks fo
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La Nina Arrives, Threatening to Stoke Droughts and Roil Markets2021-10-14T15:37+0200.

Article content. Due to La Nina, California may see little relief from its ongoing drought, making its wildfire season even worse. The most populous U.S. state usually receives the bulk of its annual water from rain and snow spread between
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18/Oct/2021 14:30 UTC

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07/Jul/2021 05:05 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),