DATASET

GloFAS: accumulated precipitation forecast

Collection: CEMS-GloFAS : Global Flood Awareness System 

Description

This data set shows for the whole globe the accumulated amount of precipitation [mm] for the next 10 days, based on the median of the ECMWF ensemble forecast. The update frequency of this data set is daily; and the spatial coverage is global; while the horizontal resolution is 0.1 degree.

This information is produced by the operational suit of GloFAS (www.globalfloods.eu) in order to provide the user with an global overview on the expected quantity of precipitation over the forecast range of 10 days.

Contact

Email
peter.salamon (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2017): GloFAS: accumulated precipitation forecast. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/504ecea0-4900-42a1-9e0c-72ac7efd8822

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus global precipitation forecast ECMWF GloFAS

Data access

GloFAS WMS-T (Web Map Service Time)
URL 
  • Registered users can access and download selected products from the operational GloFAS by using this password-protected OGC service.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
<gml:Envelope srsName="http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/OGC/1.3/CRS84"><gml:lowerCorner>-180 -85.06</gml:lowerCorner><gml:upperCorner>180 85.06</gml:upperCorner></gml:Envelope>
GEO
POLYGON((180 85.06,180 85.06,180 -85.06,180 -85.06,180 85.06))
GEO
{"type":"Polygon","crs":{"type":"name","properties":{"name":"urn:ogc:def:crs:OGC:1.3:CRS84"}},"coordinates":[[[-180,85.06],[180,85.06],[180,-85.06],[-180,-85.06],[-180,85.06]]]}

Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-03-24
Issued date
2017-03-06
Landing page
http://www.globalfloods.eu/ 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Environment, Science and technology
Update frequency
daily
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/504ecea0-4900-42a1-9e0c-72ac7efd8822
Popularity