Overall Green alert Drought for Europe-2019
in Belgium, Belarus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, France, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Russia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 1 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013283
Name: Europe-2019
Countries: Belgium, Belarus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, France, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Russia
Start Date: Middle of Feb 2019
Duration: 188 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 478195 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. 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.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 48 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Resumen del mercado global de la patata La sequía ha dejado su huella ... Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:10:00 +0200.

La sequía ha dejado su huella en Europa este año. Hay poca demanda de patatas en el mercado, aunque está comenzando a recuperarse. La exportación de patatas por parte de los productores más grandes de Europa, como los Países Bajos, Francia
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Meteo Autunno 2019, le Previsioni stagionali di AccuWeather: rischio a ... Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:31:00 +0200.

Previsioni Meteo Autunno 2019, il maltempo dell'Estate si estenderà anche alla nuova stagione su Italia e Balcani, mentre la Penisola Iberica sarà alle prese con un caldo persistente e le Isole Britanniche con molteplici tempeste di vento.
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Cosa ci insegnano gli incendi nell'Artide National GeographicTue, 13 Aug 2019 13:42:00 +0200.

© Fornito da La Repubblica Una foto aerea scattata a bordo di un elicottero mostra un tratto di foresta bruciato dall'incendio ad inizio agosto 2019 nel distretto russo di Boguchansky, in Siberia. Fotografia Ekaterina Ansimova/Afp. Come ave
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TOTAL MELT Huge Iceland glacier has VANISHED as shock photos reveal im ... Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:55:00 +0200.

A 2019 image released by Nasa shows the disappearance of the Ok glacier, and the significant reduction in the size a nearby glacier, now surrounded by blue meltwater after the 2019 heatwave Credit: EPA. Okjökull was part of the iconic Langj
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), WMO (1), INFORM (2),