DATASET

Floods in Vietnam (2020-10-15)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2020-10-15 10:16:00
Event time (UTC): 2020-10-12 17:00:00
Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
After a dramatic series of consecutive typhoons hitting the Vietnam central Coast these last weeks, a new storm is forecast to cause heavy rainfall in central Vietnam. Local weather forecasts predict a high chance for strong precipitation resulting in localized urban floods in Dong Hoi, Dong Ha, Hue, Hoi Han, Quang NGAI, in Central Vietnam, with a maximum water height on the 17/10/2020. The activation aims to detect the spatial extent of the flooding as currently no established in situ methods are available for this purpose.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 11
Grading products: 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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2020): Floods in Vietnam (2020-10-15). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/8f5f35c8-0119-4d69-a95c-60486670c52a

Keywords

Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Storm Mapping Copernicus Service CEMS VNM Emergency Vietnam Emergency Management EMSR472 Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR472]: Floods in Vietnam (2020-10-15)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((105.72324211421 18.126284527326,108.90873127459 18.126284527326,108.90873127459 15.060214945,105.72324211421 15.060214945,105.72324211421 18.126284527326))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2020-10-15
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR472 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/8f5f35c8-0119-4d69-a95c-60486670c52a
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