Overall Green alert Drought for Western Africa-2019
in The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Senegal

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Western Africa-2019
Countries: The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Senegal
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 43 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 219186 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 24 Jun 2019 13:09 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 60030 km2 GDO
2 0.75 16 Jul 2019 15:27 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 72008 km2 GDO
3 0.75 23 Jul 2019 08:27 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 336559 km2 GDO
4 0.75 01 Aug 2019 10:47 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 91406 km2 GDO
5 0.75 02 Aug 2019 22:57 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 219186 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Guinea
Mali
Senegal


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Kedougou Senegal
- Medium Tambacounda Senegal
- High Kayes Mali
- Low Koulikoro Mali
- High Faranah Guinea
- Low Kankan Guinea
- High Labe Guinea

More information

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