DATASET

Flood in Portugal (2019-12-23)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-12-23 14:22:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-12-19 01:00:00
Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
Starting from 19/12/2019, severe storms affected Portugal. Strong winds and heavy rainfall flooded rivers, brought down power lines, uprooted trees and disrupted rail and air travel across the regions. Floods and dike breaches occurred also in Coimbra - Mondego River Basin.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 1
Grading products: 0

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): Flood in Portugal (2019-12-23). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/17895d78-e438-40b8-a9dd-93e91a08fda4

Keywords

Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management CEMS EMSR417 Flood Mapping Portugal PRT Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR417]: Flood in Portugal (2019-12-23)
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((-8.8846631910731 40.287045460467,-8.2742524057221 40.287045460467,-8.2742524057221 40.025094013465,-8.8846631910731 40.025094013465,-8.8846631910731 40.287045460467))
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
2019-12-23
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR417 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/17895d78-e438-40b8-a9dd-93e91a08fda4
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