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TC-2019-000091-CHN Tropical Cyclone China, People's Republic GDACS - Medium humanitarian impact, max wind speed 241 km/h  
EP-2019-000090-NIC Epidemic Nicaragua The Nicaraguan Government declared the epidemiological alert after the increase in dengue cases on July 31, 2019. According to the Nicaraguan Government, so far there have been 55,289 suspected cases with 84 confirmed cases, representing an increase of 138% suspected cases compared with 2018. So far, Nicaragua has reported 7 people killed due to dengue. 
FL-2019-000089-SLE Flood Sierra Leone Floods and landslides have affected the capital city of the country, Freetown, triggered by heavy and continuous downpour experienced on 1st August 2019 from 10:00pm until the next morning on 2nd August 2019. The raging floods resulted in substantial destruction of houses, road networks and destroyed the livelihoods of approximately 896 households (5,381 people). 
EP-2019-000088-GTM Epidemic Guatemala The Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance (MSPAS) declared a red epidemiological alert due to the number of reported dengue and severe dengue cases, and departments affected by this disease, which exceed 75% of the country. 73 suspected cases of Dengue Grave have been identified, of which 22 have been confirmed, 17 have died. The general lethality rate of the country is 0.24% (higher than the lethality rate of the Americas 0.05%). For severe dengue, according to the age group, 67% (49/73) cases investigated correspond to children under 15 years and 56% (41/73) of females. 
FL-2019-000087-PAK Flood Pakistan Heavy rainfall has been affecting north and north-eastern Pakistan, triggering flash floods and landslides. According a government report, as of 28 July, 64 people have died, more than 71 have been injured and at least 160 houses have been damaged. 
EQ-2019-000086-PHL Earthquake Philippines Two moderate-sized earthquake with Magnitude 5.4 and 5.9 occurred on 27 July 2019, 4:16 AM and 7:13 AM (local time) respectively in the province of Batanes of the Philippines. Approximately 3,000 persons were affected. 
EP-2019-000085-PHL Epidemic Philippines With 106,630 dengue cases reported through the Philippines Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response (PIDSR) system from 1 January to 29 June 2019, including 456 deaths, the current dengue incidence is 85% higher than in 2018, in spite of a delayed rainy season. Whereas the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) of 0.43% as of 29 June 2019 is lower than in the same time period in 2018 (0.55%), this is still significantly higher than the regional average of 0.22% in the Western Pacific. The Philippines Department of Health (DoH) declared a National Dengue Alert on 15 July 2019, urging regional DoH offices to step up dengue surveillance, case management and outbreak response in primary health facilities and hospitals, as well as through community and school-based health education campaigns, clean-up drives, surveillance activities, case investigations, vector control, and logistics support for dengue control (insecticides, RDTs, medicine, etc) in line with an Advisory on Dengue Preparedness and Outbreak Response issued earlier this year. The National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), raised the code blue alert, activating the national Health Cluster, led by DoH. 
FL-2019-000084-IND Flood India Over 700 people have been moved to relief camps in the state of Assam...after flooding caused by the overflowing Brahmaputra, Barak and Jia Bhoreli rivers. According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), as of 26 June, 2019, flooding has affected around 5,000 people in 12 villages of Chirang and Jorhat districts. Around 550 people had moved from their homes to stay in relief centres set up in Bijni, Chirang district, and a further 183 were staying in camps in Jorhat West, Jorhat district. 
FL-2019-000083-NPL Flood Nepal As of 15 July, 64 people have died, at least 31 are missing and 32 others have been injured. 33,113 have been affected, and 3,186 families displaced. In the last seven days, 75 landslides and 54 flood events occurred across the country...A yellow warning for river overflow has been issued for Kamala River at Titriya locality and the floodgates of Kulekhani dam have been preventitively opened.  
FL-2019-000081-MMR Flood Myanmar Torrential monsoon rains and rising river levels have caused flooding. In Kachin State, according to the State Government, more than 6,200 people have been evacuated to 39 sites in Myitkyina, Bhamo and Shwegu townships as of 13 July. Rakhine, Chin and Mon states are also being hit by floods.  
EP-2019-000080-ETH Epidemic Ethiopia From 25 April to 6 June 2019, 424 cholera cases including at least 15 deaths (CFR: 3.5%) have been reported from five regions in Ethiopia, including Addis Ababa administrative city. As of 1 July 2019, the number of regions affected by the cholera outbreak increased to seven (7). Afar and Diredawa regions are new regions to record and report cholera cases with the Afar region totaling 131 cases and one death. 
FL-2019-000079-BGD Flood Bangladesh The Monsoon Season in Bangladesh officially started on 17 June. Since 7 July, 2019 heavy monsoon rain and water from upstream has triggered flooding in low lying areas of north and north-eastern region of Bangladesh. Six days of heavy rain and onrush of upstream waters have flooded low-lying areas of Kurigram, Gaibandha, Lalmonirhat, Chattogram, Bandarban, Rangamati, Sylhet, Sunamganj, Bogura, Nilphamari, Khagrachari, Cox's Bazar, Feni, Netrokona, Sirajganj, Jamalpur, Tangail, Moulavibazar, Habiganj, Sherpur, and Brahmanbaria districts. Additionally, there are high risks of landslides in Chattogram hill tract districts along with Cox's Bazaar due to heavy rainfall. Additionally, monsoon-related incidents have been recorded in the Rohingya refugee camps since April. During the reporting period, from 14 to 20 June, some 290 refugees in total were affected by landslides/erosions, wind, storm, rain and fires. The most commonly reported events were wind, rain and storms, affecting over 180 Rohingya refugees. 
OT-2019-000078-ARM Other Armenia On 27 June 2019 a hailstorm has damaged almost all yield capacity of 14 communities in Shirak region in Armenia.  
EQ-2019-000077-USA Earthquake United States Medium humanitarian impact, magnitude 7.1M 
OT-2019-000076-KAZ Other Kazakhstan A series of about 50 explosions occurred at an ammunition depot around a military unit in the city of Arys (Turkestan region, south of Kazakhstan) on 24 June 2019. A state of emergency was declared by the authorities, followed by a complete evacuation of the population (more than 43,000 people). In total, 3,566 people were evacuated from Arys and more than 39,000 people left for neighbouring settlements on their own. By the end of the day on 27 June, 3 people were reported dead (one civilian and two military persons), while than 400 required medical assistance. As a result of the explosion, about 6,000 pieces of unexploded ammunition spread in the streets of Arys city. On 28 June, local authorities restored access to the city of Arys and ensured the transportation of the evacuated population from Shymkent. According to the preliminary damage assessment, out of 8,000 buildings of the city of Arys 27 are destroyed and more than 6,000 are in need of repair.  
FL-2019-000075-HUN Flood Hungary Devastating storm cells hit Eastern Hungary on 27th afternoon, leaving 80 settlements affected by damages caused by strong wind and heavy rainfall.  
VO-2019-000074-PNG Volcano Papua New Guinea The Ulawun volcano in the West New Britain province started emitting ash plumes on 26th of June 2019. Magmatic gas, ash and lava flows have been reported occurring since 25th of June. According to the National Disaster Centre, between 3,000 and 5,000 people have voluntarily evacuated from the immediate vicinity of the volcano. A provincial state of emergency has been declared in West New Britain province. All communities within 20 kilometer radius of the volcano have been asked to evacuate. Elsewhere in Papua New Guinea, the Manam volcano in the Madang province has been emitting volcanic ash since the morning of 28th of June. According to the Rabaul Volcanological Observatory, pyroclastic lava flows have been reported on the western and northeastern slopes of the volcano. Approximately 755 households have been evacuated to three care centres established in safe areas.  
OT-2019-000073-GEO Other Georgia On 20 June 2019, citizens of Georgia have blocked Rustaveli Avenue in front of the Parliament. The protests that started against the fact that Russian member of Parliament presided over the session of the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy in the Parliament of Georgia. During the clashes 240 people were injured and taken to the hospital.  
EP-2019-000072-HND Epidemic Honduras Honduras is experiencing an outbreak of dengue fever. On June 14, 2019, the Ministry of Health declared a sanitary emergency for dengue in 12 departments (Atlántida, Colón, Comayagua, Copán, Cortés, Francisco Morazán, Intibucá, La Paz, Lempira, Olancho, Santa Bárbara and Yoyo) for the number of cases and deaths. So far in 2019, the health authorities report 10,390 patients, 34 deaths verified by a laboratory test, of which 23 are children. 
EQ-2019-000070-PAN Earthquake Panama Medium humanitarian impact, magnitude 6.2M tsunami generates 0m 
VW-2019-000069-GMB Violent Wind Gambia On 19th June 2019, a windstorm surge hit through five (5) regions in the Upper River Region; Jimara, Tumanna, Wuli East, Wuli West and Sandu as well as two districts of Central River region of Gambia, affecting 67 communities. The winds storm surge affected over 900 families (8,100 pax) and caused internal displacement, injuries and 4 deaths 
FF-2019-000068-VNM Flash Flood Viet Nam The incident started around early this morning, June 24, in Ban Ho Commune. The water flew into 20 households in Ban Den and La Ve villages, sweeping away much their personal property. 
FL-2019-000066-UGA Flood Uganda The landslides in Bududa District were triggered by a heavy and continuous downpour experienced from the night of 4th June, 2019 until the morning of 5th June, 2019. The landslides hit several sub-counties with most affected being Buwali and Bukalasi/Bundesi, Bumayoka and parts of Bubiita in the lower stream being affected by flash floods.  
OT-2019-000065-NER Other Niger Since April 2019, the security situation in the north-western part of Nigeria has deteriorated, particularly in the states of Zamfara, Sokoto and Katsina with the emergence of new militia armed groups. The authorities in Maradi region of Niger and Katsina State of Nigeria set up a mechanism to combat these armed groups through cross-border transhumance management. The situation rapidly deteriorated as these armed groups started kidnapping and instilling fear amongst the local population thus the influx continued to grow. As a result of the increased violence, approximately 20,000 people were forced to flee to the neighbouring Guidan Roumdji department of Niger. Newly arrived refugees in Niger have experienced outbreak of extreme violence unleashed against civilians, including the use of machete, kidnappings and sexual violence. 
FL-2019-000064-SDN Flood Sudan On 7 June, torrential rains reportedly destroyed around 300 to 400 houses belonging to IDPs and returnees in Leiba, East Jebel Marra, South Darfur. A total of 11 people were injured including two who were in critical situation.  
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Flood,Hungary: Devastating storm cells hit Eastern Hungary on 27th afternoon, leaving 80 settlements affected by damages caused by strong wind and heavy rainfall.

Tropical Cyclone,Fiji: Tropical Disturbance, TD03F was upgraded to a depression on 31th Jan 2018 at 6 AM. Tropical Depression, TD03F center was located near 11 degrees' south latitude and 172 degrees' east longitude or about 470km west-northwest of Rotuma and about 860km northwest of Nadi. TD03F may intensify further into a category 1 tropical cyclone in the next 12 to 18 hours with average winds of 65km/hr and momentary gusts to 90km/hr close to the centre. TD03F is moving southeast at about 25km/hr.