Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest Fire in Tuscany, Italy (2018-09-26)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2018-09-26 16:21:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-09-24 20:00:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
The tail end of the summer campaign a big fire is affecting the Tuscany region (Pisa Province). The weather conditions, with strong winds and dry, are very favourable to ignition and spreading of forest fires in the area of Pisa province. The strong wind conditions have been persisting also for the next hours and days. The fire is involving a large area arriving up to towns and villages. Several people (more than 700) have been temporary evacuated due to issues caused also by the smoke.The event is involving local and Statal resources in terms of men and means.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Forest Fire in Tuscany, Italy (2018-09-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/4c824f2a-034d-458a-8a8c-dfeccb729d03
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Issue date 2018-09-26
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR316
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/4c824f2a-034d-458a-8a8c-dfeccb729d03
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43.7683851811° N, 10.6053026293° E, 43.6813027472° S, 10.494052112° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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