Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flooding and landslides in Emilia Romagna - Italy II (2015-09-25)


Activation time (UTC): 2015-09-25 15:09:00 Event time (UTC): 2015-09-14 07:00:00 Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
Heavy rainfall began to fall over the Liguria Region early on Sunday 13th September, and then extended onto the Emilia Romagna Region on Monday. The intense rains immediately caused severe floods and landslides in the province of Piacenza. Hundreds people have been immediately evacuated from the areas alongside the two main rivers of Nure and Trebbia. Two casualties have been reported and one person is missing.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2015):  Flooding and landslides in Emilia Romagna - Italy II (2015-09-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2015-09-25
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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44.7937907079° N, 9.61692981287° E, 44.6061528571° S, 9.37745429482° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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