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Latest Report : Volcano eruption in Japan on 20 October, 2021 see detail

  • Disaster Type: Volcano
  • Country: Japan
  • Occurrence Date (UTC): 20 October, 2021
  • SA activation Date (UTC): 20 October, 2021
  • Requester: Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)
  • Escalation to the International Charter: No
  • GLIDE Number: VO-2021-000163-JPN

Disaster Situation

An eruption was observed Wednesday at Mt. Aso in southwestern Japan, the weather agency said. The eruption occurred at 11:43 a.m. at the No. 1 Nakadake crater, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. Mt. Aso's volcanic alert level was raised to 3 on a scale of 5, with people urged not to approach the mountain. (https://english.kyodonews.net/news/2021/10/fcaf30350266-urgent-mt-aso-in-southwest-japan-erupts-alert-level-raised.html)

Latest Report : Flood, Landslide and Storm in India on 16 October, 2021 see detail

  • Disaster Type: Flood, Landslide and Storm
  • Country: India
  • Occurrence Date (UTC): 16 October, 2021
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 17 October, 2021
  • Requester: Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
  • Escalation to the International Charter: No
  • GLIDE Number: FL-2021-000161-IND

Disaster Situation

Alert levels have been upgraded to 'red' in five districts of Kerala with heavy rainfall continuing to lash the State, causing widespread damage. Rivers are in spate in many parts of the State, overflowing their banks and flooding low-lying regions. Heavy rainfall has been lashing central and southern districts of the State since the early hours of Saturday. By evening, rainfall is likely to intensify in the northern districts also.
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/kerala-rain-red-alert-live-updates-oct-16-2021/article37018444.ece

Latest Report : Flood and Landslide in Philippines on 12 October, 2021 see detail

  • Disaster Type: Flood and Landslide
  • Country: Philippines
  • Occurrence Date (UTC): 12 October, 2021
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 13 October, 2021
  • Requester: Manila Observatory (MO)
  • Escalation to the International Charter: No
  • GLIDE Number: FL-2021-000158-PHL

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