Drought in Ethiopia on August 12 2017 01:23 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Met Meteorological (inc. flood)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number DR-20170812-59452-ETH
Event type Drought
Date/Time August 12 2017 01:23 PM (UTC)
Last update August 12 2017 01:25 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Coming soon
Damage level Catastrophic Damage level
Affected area Nation-wide event : Event affected more than 50% area of the country.

Geographic information

Continent Africa
Country Ethiopia
County / State Multiple areas
Area Nationwide
Coordinate 9.15, 40.49

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0