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Renewed hostilities in Gaza – EU ECHO Daily Flash (Non-UN Document) This is a non-United Nations document. (...) European Commission ECHO Daily Flash: Gaza Airstrikes This is a non-United Nations document. (...) European Commission ECHO Daily Flash: Gaza – Conflict This is a non-United Nations document.
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Score: 987131.4 - https://www.un.org/unispal/doc...nitarian-aid-office-echo/feed/
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), began the development of the regional Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) to generate flash flood warnings. (...) Flash Flood Guidance System’ Objectives FFGS has been developed as a tool to provide meteorological and hydrological forecasters with both real-time information and diagnostic products to improve their capacity to produce and issue timely and accurate flash flood warnings. (...) Antalya Statement Flash Flood Guidance SystemTechnical Components.
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Score: 986386.6 - https://public.wmo.int/en/reso...ponse-one-of-deadliest-hazards
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WMO’s Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) seeks to strengthen the capabilities of National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) to issue timely and accurate flash flood warnings and to integrate these in their operational activities. (...) The primary objective of the workshop was to evaluate the competency of forecasters to be future trainers of the Flash Food Guidance System. Participants had to provide in-depth analysis of past flash flood events in the region, simulating flash flood forecasting as well as the practices of disseminating effective flash flood advisories, watches and warnings to the public and DMAs. (...) The Flash Flood Guidance System is supported by the World Meteorological Organization, the U.S.
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Score: 978490 - https://public.wmo.int/en/medi...ove-flash-flood-early-warnings
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Accounting for approximately 85% of the flooding cases, flash floods also have the highest mortality rate. (...) Foreign Disaster Assistance , and the  Hydrologic Research Center  formed a partnership in 2007 to develop and implement an early warning flash flood forecasting system ( Flash Flood Guidance System – FFGS ) for global application. (...) WMO has produced an animation explaining the challenges of flash floods and the benefits of the Flash Flood Guidance system as an important disaster management tool to save lives.
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Score: 977481.3 - https://public.wmo.int/en/medi...od-guidance-system-saves-lives
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This will enable all member countries to issue impact-based forecasting, at watershed and also city level, of flash floods which are very sudden and of short duration. In turn, this will help reduce the loss of life and property. “Flash floods and riverine floods cause major loss of life and property in South Asia during the monsoon season.  (...) Since September 2020, the IMD has started issuing regional flash flood advisories to the Member countries (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka) alerting NMHSs and stakeholders on possible flash flood risks and associated heavy rainfall and/or snowmelt daily with the lead time up to 36 hours.
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Score: 969582.6 - https://public.wmo.int/en/medi...flood-guidance-system-launched
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The training program is very important to ensure that the Flash Flood Guidance System is established and sustained for the Regional and National Centers in South Asia, which is a region prone to natural hazards such as flash floods, riverine floods and tropical cyclones.” said Hwirin Kim, Head of WMO Hydrological and Water Resources Services Division. (...) Flash floods cause more than 5,000 deaths worldwide annually, exceeding any other flood-related event.   (...) Accounting for approximately 85% of the flooding cases, flash floods also have the highest mortality rate.
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Score: 969560.2 - https://public.wmo.int/en/medi...-trained-flash-floods-warnings
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Accounting for approximately 85% of flooding cases, flash floods also have the highest mortality rate among different classes of flooding, including riverine and coastal. Flash floods differ from river floods in their short time scales and occurrence on small spatial scales, which makes flash flood forecasting a different challenge from large-river flood forecasting. (...) However, for the majority of these areas, there exists no formal process or capacity for developing flash flood warnings. To address the issues associated with flash floods, especially the lack of capacity to develop effective flash flood warnings, the Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) was designed and developed for interactive use by meteorological and hydrological forecasters throughout the world.
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Score: 969522.3 - https://public.wmo.int/en/projects/ffgs
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Israel, Palestine – Conflict – ECHO Daily Flash (Non-UN Document) This is a non-United Nations document. (...) The post Severe Escalation in Gaza – ECHO Daily Flash appeared first on Question of Palestine. Rising Tensions and Violence in Jerusalem and Gaza – ECHO Daily Flash of 26 April 2021 This is a non-United Nations document. (...) European Commission ECHO Daily Flash: Gaza Airstrikes This is a non-United Nations document.
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Score: 967310 - https://www.un.org/unispal/doc...urce/european-commission/feed/
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To address the issues, the Flash Flood Guidance System (FFGS) was designed and developed for interactive use by meteorological and hydrological forecasters throughout the world. (...) The App is providing forecasters with information about the possibility of flash flood occurrence, location (county and sub-basin), sufficient lead time to issue flash flood alert and warning, and other important information such as intensity of forecast precipitation and state of soil moisture. (...) “With FFGS e-mail alerts, all interested parties will be in a position to have valuable information at their disposal that is essential for issuing timely and accurate flash flood warnings. In the situation of coronavirus outbreak, this is a valuable opportunity to share information quickly about potentially vulnerable flash flood regions as an output from the FFGS.
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Score: 966276.5 - https://public.wmo.int/en/medi...urope-gets-new-flash-flood-app
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Score: 961588.9 - https://www.unocha.org/node/943805
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