Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Floods in Dalarna, Sweden (2018-04-21)


Activation time (UTC): 2018-04-21 15:15:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-04-21 12:00:00 Event type: Flood (Ice jam flood)

Activation reason:
Deep snow has accumulated in Sweden during the winter and is now producing floods in the region of Dalarna during its melt. The floods are estimated to reach its maximum in the coming days and flooded rivers could affect residential areas.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Floods in Dalarna, Sweden (2018-04-21). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-04-21
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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62.1611554759° N, 16.3603866812° E, 60.0636334791° S, 10.2997338946° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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