DATASET

Floods in Northern Italy (2016-11-24)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2016-11-24 20:04:00
Event time (UTC): 2016-11-24 17:00:00
Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
Starting from November 22nd, heavy rainfalls are involving the territory of North West of Italy, in particular the Regions of Piemonte and Liguria. The bad weather conditions and the persistence of precipitations have caused the increasing of hydrometric levels of all the rivers in particular in the basin of Po river.

A major flooding event is foreseen on 25th November.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 16
Grading products: 18

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) (2016): Floods in Northern Italy (2016-11-24). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/2e2007b3-48e6-45cc-a192-e6eb2b1c6240

Keywords

Copernicus EMS Emergency ITA Copernicus Service CEMS Emergency Management Copernicus Italy Copernicus Emergency Management Service EMSR192 Mapping Flood Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR192]: Floods in Northern Italy (2016-11-24)
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
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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
2016-11-24
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR192 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/2e2007b3-48e6-45cc-a192-e6eb2b1c6240
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