Overall Green alert Drought for South-East Parà (Brazil)-2020
in Brazil

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 14 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014268
Name: South-East Parà (Brazil)-2020
Countries: Brazil
Start Date: End of Jul 2020
Duration: 452 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 146848 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Articles: 93 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

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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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METEO - Violentissima TEMPESTA DI SABBIA colpisce il Brasile: almeno s ... 2021-10-11T16:25+0200.

Situazione meteo, maltempo su medio Adriatico e sud Italia. La situazione in Italia non cambia e ormai da 4-5 giorni la penisola è sotto l’influenza di correnti molto fredde nordorientali che oltre ad aver apportato un drastico calo delle t
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9 ott 2021, 16:41 Redazione 3bmeteo Meteo. Brasile, potenti tempeste d ... 2021-10-09T19:45+0200.

Tempesta di sabbia in Brasile. Almeno sei vittime nelle ultime settimane sono state attribuite alle tempeste di sabbia insolitamente potenti che hanno coinvolto il Brasile e in particolare la citta di San Paolo e quella di Minas Gerais , co
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),