Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in North Western Albania (2018-03-13)


Activation time (UTC): 2018-03-13 11:45:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-03-14 00:59:00 Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
Heavy rain and melting snow have caused flooding and landslides in Albania over the last few days. Shkodër County in the north west of the country is the worst affected area where the Drin and Bojana rivers have overflowed

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 25 Grading maps produced: 0

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Flood in North Western Albania (2018-03-13). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-03-13
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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42.1790121842° N, 19.6228656012° E, 41.8424483261° S, 19.2916006625° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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