Drought in Brazil on August 21 2018 11:52 AM (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-20180821-64338-BRA
Event type Drought
Date/Time August 21 2018 11:52 AM (UTC)
Last update August 21 2018 11:53 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Great Damage level
Affected area State wide level : Event affected onestate (province).

Geographic information

Continent South-America
Country Brazil
County / State State of Alagoas
Area State-wide
Settlement
Coordinate -9.57, -36.78

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) 200000
Foreign people 0