Activation time (UTC): 2015-02-02 11:21:00
Event time (UTC): 2015-02-01 14:00:00
Event type: Flood
Due to the heavy rainfall of the last days, many areas mainly in the western part of Greece have been flooded. More specifically, rivers Arachthos, Acheron, Kalamas and Louros have been flooded and damages in infrastructures have been reported (bridges, roads etc). Villages that are located in the delta of Arachthos river have been evacuated for precautionary reasons.
Reference products: 5
Delineation products: 5
Grading products: 0
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2015): Flood in Greece (2015-02-02). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/c9fa9c00-f6d0-40b8-8645-dcdd45495101
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