DATASET

Tropical Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar (2022-02-04)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2022-02-04 14:10:00
Event time (UTC): 2022-02-05 12:00:00
Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
TC BATSIRAI is currently an Intense Tropical Cyclone equivalent to a Category 3 Atlantic hurricane located around 340 km of northwest of Reunion island. The system is expected to make landfall on Saturday over east coasts of Madagascar, potentially as an Intense Tropical Cyclone (Category 3 Atlantic hurricane). The strongest winds are most probable upon landfall, on Saturday; beyond this TC BATSIRAI is expected to cause on top of the storm surge, flash flooding, followed by river flooding. TC BATSIRAI is expected to have a high humanitarian impact.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 3
Grading products: 6

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Contact

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

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2022): Tropical Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar (2022-02-04). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a2de6b9f-5d90-458d-9e5c-7fda53a94703

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus EMS Emergency Management Copernicus Service Emergency EMSR564 Madagascar Mapping MDG Rapid Mapping Storm

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR564]: Tropical Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar (2022-02-04)
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((44.3998059 -19.6108425,48.8263917 -19.6108425,48.8263917 -22.1817893,44.3998059 -22.1817893,44.3998059 -19.6108425))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-05-17
Modified date
2022-05-20
Issued date
2022-02-04
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR564 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/a2de6b9f-5d90-458d-9e5c-7fda53a94703
Popularity