DATASET

Tropical Cyclone Dorian in Bahamas (2019-09-01)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-09-01 08:12:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-09-01 18:00:00
Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
Tropical Cyclone Dorian is set to make landfall in the northern Bahamas with sustained winds of up to 240 km/h and a storm surge of over 5 metres. Local authorities are reporting that 73,000 residents and 21,000 homes could be affected in Grand Bahama, Abaco island and the surrounding cays. The ERCC has triggered this activation with the aim to provide first estimate products as well as grading maps over the affected areas.



Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 15

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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2019): Tropical Cyclone Dorian in Bahamas (2019-09-01). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/03626f96-13bd-4c2a-aab6-54b8a431e68b

Keywords

BHS CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Bahamas Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management Storm EMSR385 Mapping Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR385]: Tropical Cyclone Dorian in Bahamas (2019-09-01)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-79.041317633415 27.271177569514,-76.867923884028 27.271177569514,-76.867923884028 24.976974591523,-79.041317633415 24.976974591523,-79.041317633415 27.271177569514))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2019-09-01
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR385 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/03626f96-13bd-4c2a-aab6-54b8a431e68b
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