Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Wind Storm in the South of Austria (2019-01-25)


Activation time (UTC): 2019-01-25 09:15:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-10-28 00:00:00 Event type: Storm (Extra-tropical storm)

Activation reason:
From the 28th of October, with main impact on the 29th, an intense weather event with heavy rain and very strong wind occurred in the South of Austria. The storm “Vaia” hit the regions of Carinthia and East Tyrol causing a considerable loss of trees.

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 17 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.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Wind Storm in the South of Austria (2019-01-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2019-01-25
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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46.7369808636° N, 14.8630174909° E, 46.4138748468° S, 12.6056028015° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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