Drought in Sri Lanka on August 12 2017 02:09 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-20170812-59453-LKA
Event type Drought
Date/Time August 12 2017 02:09 PM (UTC)
Last update August 12 2017 02:11 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Coming soon
Damage level Great Damage level
Affected area State wide level : Event affected onestate (province).

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country Sri Lanka
County / State North Western Region
Area Kurunegala District
Coordinate 7.47, 80.35

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) 1240000
Foreign people 0