DATASET

Floods in Finland (2018-05-15)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-05-15 13:05:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-05-17 06:00:00
Event type: Flood (Ice jam flood)

Activation reason:
Extensive spring flooding is expected in the Finnish Lapland due to the snow melt made worse by the warm temperatures and the intermittent rains. The floods are estimated to reach the maximum in the coming days and flooded rivers could affect residential areas in Tornio

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 13
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) (2018): Floods in Finland (2018-05-15). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/b296db89-71e2-4c0e-9a14-0595a27325ee

Keywords

Copernicus Service Emergency Rapid Mapping SWE Sweden Emergency Management CEMS EMSR284 Copernicus FIN Copernicus Emergency Management Service Finland Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Flood Copernicus EMS Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR284]: Floods in Finland (2018-05-15)
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((23.5624581949 66.5007436198,24.3360727332 66.5007436198,24.3360727332 65.7859403358,23.5624581949 65.7859403358,23.5624581949 66.5007436198))
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
2018-05-15
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR284 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/b296db89-71e2-4c0e-9a14-0595a27325ee
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