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 ECHO Daily Flash of 21 May 2019

I. International
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Papua New Guinea - 7.5 M Earthquake Impact Update (GDACS, Media)

  • Assessments are ongoing following a 7.5 M earthquake between New Ireland and New Britain Islands on 14 May at 12.58 UTC.
  • As of 21 May, around 130 families are reportedly displaced on the Duke of York Islands and at least 130 houses are severely damaged in the area.
II. Europe
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Meteoalarm, as of 21 May at 8.00 UTC (EUMETNET)

  • On 21 May: Red Alert for heavy rain over extreme in central and southern Germany.
  • On 22 May: Red Alert for heavy rain over extreme in southern Germany.
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by national services (European Flood Awareness System - EFAS) (EFAS)

  • Georgia: national threshold level exceed in Tskhenisckali - Ludji
  • Germany: warning level 2/4 and 3/4 for several locations in Bayern, Hessen, Niedersachsen and Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • Italy: warning level 2/3 for Emilia Romagna, Lazio, Toscana and Veneto regions
  • Ukraine: threshold level 2/3 for the Stochid, Styr and Sluc regions
  • Switzerland: warning level 1/2 for small rivers in northeast.
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