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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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MOLAVE-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
29 Oct 2020  13:29 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Philippines - Tropical Storm GONI (ECHO 29 Oct 2020)
29 Oct 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • Tropical Storm GONI is moving over the Philippine Sea, its centre was located approximately 1,300 km east of Catanduanes island (Bicol Region, central Luzon) on 29 October at 0.00 UTC, with maximum sustained winds of 102
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USA - Tropical Storm ZETA (ECHO 29 Oct 2020)
29 Oct 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • Tropical Storm ZETA made landfall over the Mississippi Delta and New Orleans on the evening of 28 October, as a Category 2 Hurricane. On 29 October, at 6.00 UTC its centre was 30 km south-easts of Tuscaloosa City (Alabama
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Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia - Typhoon MOLAVE update (ECHO 29 Oct 20
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29 Oct 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • MOLAVE made landfall on the morning of 28 October between Quang Ngai and Quang Nam provinces (central Vietnam) as a typhoon before dissipating on 29 October.
  • According to media reports, landslides triggered by hea
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Indonesia - Floods and Landslides (ECHO 29 Oct 2020)
29 Oct 2020  11:05 UTC.


  • Floods and landslides have been triggered by heavy rain in Central and West Java provinces, resulting in casualties and damage. 
  • According to the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB), 2 pe
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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29 Oct 2020  02:00 UTC.


Finland: threshold level 2/3 exceeded at Varpulan tekojarvi station.Georgia: threshold level 2/2 exceeded for Tskhenisckali - Ludji station.Poland: threshold level 2/2 exceeded for 5 stations in the western part of the country.Spain: threshold level exceeded in Tajo river basin. 
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Pakistan - Monsoon rains and floods (ECHO 29 Oct 2020)
29 Oct 2020  02:00 UTC.


  • During August and early September, Pakistan was severely hit by monsoon rains and urban flooding resulting in 409 deaths, 402 injured and 305,151 fully or partially destroyed homes.
  • While damage and casualties wer
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ZETA-20 - EC/ECHO daily map
28 Oct 2020  06:35 UTC.


A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
MOLAVE-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
27 Oct 2020  17:10 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
MOLAVE-20 - EC/ECHO daily map 27 Oct 2020  07:10 UTC.

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
NANGKA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 26 Oct 2020  17:09 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
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