DATASET

Floods in Queensland, Australia (2021-12-01)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2021-12-01 11:03:00
Event time (UTC): 2021-12-01 07:00:00
Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
Australia is currently experiencing a prolonged rainfall event across large parts of the continent. This ongoing weather pattern, now driven by a La Nina event, is resulting in large areas of flood inundation within Southern Queensland and Northern New South Wales. There are currently numerous flood warnings (several Major) issued for rivers and their catchments throughout both States. The relevant authorities in Queensland (Queensland Fire and Emergency Services) have indicated there could be potential impacts to life and property in the coming days.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 9
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) (2021): Floods in Queensland, Australia (2021-12-01). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/4921a472-9a9a-486e-b4e7-e2db9447ec5f

Keywords

AUS Australia CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation EMSR554 Copernicus EMS Flood Copernicus Service Emergency Management Rapid Mapping Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR554]: Floods in Queensland, Australia (2021-12-01)
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
<gml:Envelope srsName="http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/OGC/1.3/CRS84"><gml:lowerCorner>149.222932981 -30.3248708651771</gml:lowerCorner><gml:upperCorner>151.303644 -28.374886</gml:upperCorner></gml:Envelope>
GEO
POLYGON((149.222932981 -28.374886,151.303644 -28.374886,151.303644 -30.324870865177,149.222932981 -30.324870865177,149.222932981 -28.374886))
GEO
{"type":"Polygon","crs":{"type":"name","properties":{"name":"urn:ogc:def:crs:OGC:1.3:CRS84"}},"coordinates":[[[149.222932981,-28.374886],[151.303644,-28.374886],[151.303644,-30.3248708651771],[149.222932981,-30.3248708651771],[149.222932981,-28.374886]]]}

Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-01-10
Modified date
2022-01-10
Issued date
2021-12-01
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR554 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/4921a472-9a9a-486e-b4e7-e2db9447ec5f
Popularity