Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in Landes, France (2019-12-13)


Activation time (UTC): 2019-12-13 20:08:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-12-13 20:00:00 Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
Another round of bad weather swept France’s Atlantic coast, causing floods in the south-west of the country. Powerful winds hit the French west coast starting on Tuesday evening (10 December) and battering the entire Atlantic coast with heavy rain through Friday (13 December). Meteo France issued flood alerts and warned the population on dangerous tidal levels. Five departments in the south-western part of the country have been put on orange alert for rain-flooding.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Flood in Landes, France (2019-12-13). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2019-12-13
Landing page
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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43.866692545° N, -0.776473647° E, 43.3692931456° S, -1.29659369569° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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