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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2024. 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).
For Forest Fires alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 10k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours (ECHO 12 Apr 2024)
12 Apr 2024  10:21 UTC.


  • Belarus: threshold level 1/1 on the Pripyat river
  • Finland: warning level 2/3 for three regions in Ostrobothnia
  • Poland: threshold level 2/2 for Obra river
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Austria - Snow avalanche (ECHO 12 Apr 2024)
12 Apr 2024  10:21 UTC.


  • A snow avalanche (180 meters in length and 80 meters in width) occurred in Solden Municipality in Imst District (Tyrol Federal State, western Austria) on 11 April, causing casualties.
  • According to authorities, thr
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Pakistan - Severe weather (ECHO 12 Apr 2024)
12 Apr 2024  10:21 UTC.


  • Heavy rain and strong winds have affected Malakand District in the central Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province (north-western Pakistan), resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to the Provincial Disaster Management
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Kenya - Floods, update (ECHO 12 Apr 2024)
12 Apr 2024  10:21 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall continues to affect northern, central and eastern Kenya since the beginning of the long rainy season (from March to May), causing rivers overflow (in particular the Tana River), floods, flash floods and tri
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Russia, Kazakhstan - Floods, update (ECHO 12 Apr 2024)
12 Apr 2024  10:21 UTC.


  • Severe floods and flash floods continue to affect south-western Russia and the neighbouring north-western Kazakhstan since 3 April, resulting in more evacuated people and widespread damage. The flooding has also worsened
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M6.4 in Indonesia - UNITAR-UNOSAT Activation
11 Apr 2024  09:15 UTC.


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Forest fire in Mexico - EC/ECHO daily map 10 Apr 2024  18:39 UTC.

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Flood in Russia - EC/ECHO daily map 09 Apr 2024  19:50 UTC.

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M6.4 in Indonesia - UNITAR-UNOSAT Activation 09 Apr 2024  07:34 UTC.

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