Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in North Eastern Greece (2018-06-29)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2018-06-29 10:26:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-06-28 02:00:00 Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
Due to heavy rainfall during the last 48 hours thousands of acres of agricultural land are estimated to be under water in the broader area of Chrisoupoli in North-Eastern Greece. River Nestos as well as other rivers were flooded, landslides occurred and parts of national roads in the area were covered with water.The General Secretary for Civil Protection has declared the area in State of Emergency.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Flood in North Eastern Greece (2018-06-29). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/1bc16622-2c52-49a4-8894-b11316d275e5
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Issue date 2018-06-29
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR292
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/1bc16622-2c52-49a4-8894-b11316d275e5
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41.1037834944° N, 24.9677851611° E, 40.8411739817° S, 24.5439738207° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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