Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Trevor and Veronica tropical cyclones in Northern Australia (2019-03-23)

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Activation time (UTC): 2019-03-23 13:36:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-03-23 00:00:00 Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
Tropical cyclone Trevor (category 4) made landfall on the eastern coast of Northern Territory of Australia on the 23rd of March. Heavy rainfall, strong winds and storm surge are reported, in particularly in the Borroloola area, close to Port McArthur. A warning has also been issued for Pilbara coast as Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica (category 4) tracks towards the coast in the vicinity of Port Hedland and Karratha in North Western Australia early on March 24th. A severe impact is expected.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Trevor and Veronica tropical cyclones in Northern Australia (2019-03-23). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/d3eab392-d8fb-4a90-af8a-28528625438a
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Issue date 2019-03-23
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR350
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/d3eab392-d8fb-4a90-af8a-28528625438a
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-15.8770919166° N, 144.431377472° E, -23.5714114492° S, 116.553963252° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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