Heat Wave in South Korea on July 24 2018 01:48 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 Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number HT-20180724-64008-KOR
Event type Heat Wave
Date/Time July 24 2018 01:48 PM (UTC)
Last update August 19 2018 06:02 PM (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 Nation-wide event : Event affected more than 50% area of the country.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country South Korea
County / State Multiple area
Area Middle and northern regions
Coordinate 37.75, 128.88
Open Location Code: 8Q9CQV2G+PC   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 29
Injured person(s) 2200
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0