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Armenia: Hail Storm - Jun 2019

Status
Ongoing
Countries
Armenia
Disaster types
Severe Local Storm

On 27 June 2019 a hailstorm has damaged almost all yield capacity of 14 communities in Shirak region in Armenia. This storm was already the third to hit Armenia within a month. According to results of the rapid assessment conducted by the Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS) and Shirak regional authorities, 14 communities and about 3,900 households have been affected. 960 households in the four most affected communities have lost 80 to 100 per cent of their yield capacity. (IFRC, 11 Jul 2019)