Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Landslides and floods in Northern Italy (2014-11-13)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2014-11-13 14:28:00 Event time (UTC): 2014-11-10 08:00:00 Event type: Other

Activation reason:
Heavy rainfall starting on 10 November affected the regions of Liguria and Piemonte. The new rainfall came on top of the past flooding events from last October and immediately caused severe floods and landslides in the eastern territory of Liguria region and in the northern area of Piemonte regions. Hundreds of people have been evacuated from the affected areas while 3 persons lost their lives. Moreover heavy rainfall has hit for several days Lombardia. The Lake Maggiore water levels are high and several populated places around the lake are now flooded.

Reference maps produced: 12 Delineation maps produced: 10 Grading maps produced: 7

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2014):  Landslides and floods in Northern Italy (2014-11-13). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/d56cbfb4-17dd-49fb-bbe9-e5690bd6048f
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Issue date 2014-11-13
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR108
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/d56cbfb4-17dd-49fb-bbe9-e5690bd6048f
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45.9405736121° N, 9.42375383° E, 44.291258603° S, 8.06132179384° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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