DATASET

Tropical cyclone Eliakim in Madagascar (2018-03-16)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-03-16 12:08:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-03-16 07:30:00
Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
Madagascar is the target of a tropical system, named Eliakim, following impacts from Ava and Dumazile earlier this year.

The Tropical cyclone is expected to unload rainfall that can trigger widespread

flooding and mudslides across large swath of the country.



Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 21
Grading products: 0

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Contact

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

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2018): Tropical cyclone Eliakim in Madagascar (2018-03-16). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a2c01dd8-d5eb-4f6d-ac7b-a1185533f3b3

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Emergency Copernicus Service Emergency Management Mapping EMSR274 MDG Madagascar Storm Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR274]: Tropical cyclone Eliakim in Madagascar (2018-03-16)
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((46.2880792379 -13.1596930537,50.3043791438 -13.1596930537,50.3043791438 -21.8535442739,46.2880792379 -21.8535442739,46.2880792379 -13.1596930537))
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
2018-03-16
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR274 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/a2c01dd8-d5eb-4f6d-ac7b-a1185533f3b3
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