Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Hurricane Michael over the coast of Florida, Alabama and Georgia (2018-10-09)


Activation time (UTC): 2018-10-09 21:00:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-10-10 02:00:00 Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
Hurricane Michael intensified as forecasted heading towards the Florida Panhandle, where it will make landfall as an extremely dangerous category 4 hurricane. Some additional strengthening is possible before landfall on Wednesday 10 October 2018 PM. Dangerous surges are threatening low-lying areas

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 25 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 (2018):  Hurricane Michael over the coast of Florida, Alabama and Georgia (2018-10-09). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-10-09
Landing page
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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Geographic bounding box

31.508236877° N, -82.2086738143° E, 27.9915325105° S, -87.1886959663° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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