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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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Thailand - Severe weather (ECHO 26 May 2020)
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • Severe weather including heavy rain, wind, and thunderstorms, have affected the Northern, Northeastern, and Central regions of Thailand, from 23-25 May.
  • According to ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assi
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Guatemala - Severe weather (ECHO 26 May 2020)
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • Heavy rain and strong winds have affected the Departments of Chimaltenango, El Progreso, Quiché, Zacapa and Chiquimula over the last few days, causing floods and structural collapses of buildings, that have resulted
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India - Flooding and Landslide (ECHO 26 May 2020)
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • Since the last few days, heavy rain has caused flooding and landslide in Assam and Sikkim states (north-east India), leading to casualties. 
  • Media report one fatality, and 2 injured people after a landslide o
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Cuba - Severe weather (ECHO 26 May 2020)
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • Heavy rain and a tornado were reported on 25 May across the provinces of Sancti Spiritus, Villa Clara and Cienfuegos (central Cuba), leading to casualties. 
  • According to media, 3 people were injured, and at l
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Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) - Landslide
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • A landslide occurred on 24 May in a mining area, in the outskirts of Djugu Town (Ituri Province, north-eastern DRC), causing fatalities. 
  • According to media, six people died, while several others are feared m
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Indonesia - Floods update
26 May 2020  13:06 UTC.


  • Widerspread floods continue to affect Samarinda area (East Kalimantan Province) since the last few days, leading to an increasing number of casualties and damage.
  • According to media, the number of affected pe
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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26 May 2020  04:00 UTC.


  • Finland: Threshold level 3/3 exceeded at 5 stations and level 2/3 exceeded at 31 stations in the central and northern parts of the country.
  • Georgia: Threshold level 2/2 exceeded f
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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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