Overall Green alert Drought for Western Africa-2019
in Mauritania, Senegal

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013221
Name: Western Africa-2019
Countries: Mauritania, Senegal
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 88 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 47004 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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