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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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Flood in Somalia - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
28 May 2020  14:16 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Central African Republic - Floods (ECHO 28 May 2020)
28 May 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • On 24 May, torrential rain affected the area of Bangui Capital City (39 mm of rain in 24 hours), causing floods and resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to media, 3 people died, several houses collapsed a
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Spain - Floods (ECHO 28 May 2020)
28 May 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting central Spain (particularly the Guadalajara Province, Castilla–La Mancha Autonomous Community) over 25-27 May, causing the river Badiel to overflow and triggering floods.
  • Me
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United Arab Emirates - Floods (ECHO 28 May 2020)
28 May 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • On 26 May,widespread floods triggered by heavy rain affected the Emirate of Sharjah, resulting in fatalities.
  • According to media reports, 4 people died and 2 have been injured due to a flash flood close to Wadi Al
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Honduras - Floods and landslides (ECHO 28 May 2020)
28 May 2020  13:04 UTC.


  • Over the last 48 hours, heavy rain has been affecting central Honduras (in particular Comayagua, Olancho, and Francisco Morazan Departments, including the capital Tegucigalpa area), triggering floods and landslides that h
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AMPHAN-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
28 May 2020  12:46 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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28 May 2020  04:00 UTC.


Finland: Threshold level 3/3 exceeded at 6 stations and level 2/3 exceeded at 31 stations in the central and northern parts of the country.Georgia: Threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station.Sweden: Threshold level 2/3 exceeded for one area in northern Sweden. 
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AMPHAN-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 26 May 2020  17:51 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
AMPHAN-20 - EC/ECHO daily map 25 May 2020  09:39 UTC.

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
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