Activation time (UTC): 2016-10-03 16:46:00
Event time (UTC): 2016-10-03 09:30:00
Event type: Other
A ferocious hurricane is threatening to wreak havoc on Haiti as it trudges through the Caribbean Sea. Hurricane Matthew, a slow-moving storm, is expected to dump dozens of inches of torrential rainfall over Haiti in the next hours, with great danger for population and infrastructures.
Reference products: 54
Delineation products: 36
Grading products: 43
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.
How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2016): Tropical cyclone in Haiti (2016-10-03). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/50437f74-0971-4465-a272-d1bcb9fcf624
Emergency Management Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation EMSR185 CEMS Haiti Copernicus EMS HTI Copernicus Mapping Other Copernicus Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Emergency
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.
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