Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Floods in Central Greece (2018-02-26)


Activation time (UTC): 2018-02-26 14:05:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-02-24 15:00:00 Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
In Trikala Prefecture, in Central Greece, all the tributaries of Pinios River have overflowed since Saturday 24/02/2018 and hundreds of acres of rural and urban areas have been affected by flooding around the villages of Valtinos, Dendrohori, Exalofos, Kostareika, Eleftherohorio and Matsoukeika. Several other villages in this area are reported at immediate risk of being flooded due to the due to heavy rains expected for the next few days.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Floods in Central Greece (2018-02-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-02-26
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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39.7988866346° N, 22.8348549469° E, 38.9914272809° S, 21.5510928702° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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