Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Tropical cyclone Debbie in Australia (2017-03-28)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2017-03-28 12:39:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-03-27 23:00:00 Event type: Wind storm

Activation reason:
The Tropical cyclone Debbie made landfall on March 28, 2017 in northeast Australia's Queensland state as a category 4 storm (with wind speeds of 240km/h). Extensive coastal inundation is already occurring and some communities have been evacuated. More intense flooding is expected as the cyclone moves inland.

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 15 Grading maps produced: 0

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 (2017):  Tropical cyclone Debbie in Australia (2017-03-28). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/6af6c069-34d5-4157-b0a8-2cc9e307d88f
Keywords
Related resources

Data access

Additional information
Issue date 2017-03-28
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR200
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/6af6c069-34d5-4157-b0a8-2cc9e307d88f
Geographic information
Lineage

No additional information

Geographic bounding box

-19.6099269924° N, 153.637152671° E, -29.0821759256° S, 147.339042033° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

Please be aware that the information and links provided in the metadata above are maintained in distributed and heterogeneous information systems. Although we strive to maintain and keep links and information updated, this may not always be possible because of changes that are not registered and updated in the relevant information systems. Please, help us to maintain the system updated by indicating broken links or any other outdated information by contacting the relevant contact point. You can also inform us using the "Contact" link of this page.