Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2021. 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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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Volcanic eruption (ECHO 12 Apr 2021
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12 Apr 2021  16:27 UTC.


  • La Soufrière volcano on Saint Vincent Island continues its activity which started on 9 April. Episodes of tremor associated with periods of explosive activity or enhanced venting of the volcano have been recorded as of 11
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India - Forest fire (ECHO 12 Apr 2021)
12 Apr 2021  16:27 UTC.


  • Several forest fires, fuelled by high temperature, have been affecting Uttarakhand State (northern India), resulting in fatalities.
  • According to media, at least seven people have died, including two firefighters,
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USA - Severe weather (ECHO 12 Apr 2021)
12 Apr 2021  16:27 UTC.


  • On 9-11 April, severe weather, including heavy rain and strong wind have been reported across southern USA, leading to casualties. 
  • According to media reports, two people died and at least seven others were i
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Australia - Tropical Cyclone SEROJA-21 (ECHO 12 Apr 2021)
12 Apr 2021  16:27 UTC.


  • Tropical Cyclone SEROJA-21 made landfall over the western coast of Western Australia on 11 April between Kalbarri and Northampton Towns and crossed southwestern Western Australia.
  • According to media reports, sever
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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12 Apr 2021  16:27 UTC.


  • Belarus: threshold level 1/1 for two stations in Prypyat and Sozh basin (as reported on 2021-04-09).
  • Finland:threshold level 2/3 for Kuotesjärvi station.
  • Italy:
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Volcano Soufriere St. Vincent - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation
12 Apr 2021  12:41 UTC.


UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Volcano Soufriere St. Vincent - EC/ECHO daily map 09 Apr 2021  08:47 UTC.

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Annual meeting of the Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System (G
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01 Apr 2021  15:00 UTC.

2020 has again demonstrated an increased need for a more integrated multi-hazard analysis approach, from natural to technological disasters, from hybrid threats to epidemics. The purpose of integrated disaster analysis is to provide timely
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