Title: Tropical cyclone in Haiti (2016-10-03)
Activation time (UTC): 2016-10-03 16:46:00 Event time (UTC): 2016-10-03 09:30:00 Event type: Other
A ferocious hurricane is threatening to wreak havoc on Haiti as it trudges through the Caribbean Sea. Hurricane Matthew, a slow-moving storm, is expected to dump dozens of inches of torrential rainfall over Haiti in the next hours, with great danger for population and infrastructures.
Reference maps produced: 54 Delineation maps produced: 36 Grading maps produced: 43
Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.
|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
|Geographic bounding box||
19.963537489° N, -72.218817° E, 18.0365281393° S, -74.4642474665° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|