Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in North Western Ireland (2017-09-04)


Activation time (UTC): 2017-09-04 09:16:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-08-22 23:00:00 Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
A large part of North Western Ireland has been affected by flash floods after heavy rains. Based on the river level Gauge recordings at Tullyarvan gauge at Buncrana, river levels peaked at record level on 22 August at approximately 23:00 UT

Reference maps produced: 3 Delineation maps produced: 12 Grading maps produced: 0

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2017):  Flood in North Western Ireland (2017-09-04). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2017-09-04
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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55.9457344023° N, -5.64403171234° E, 54.0175415789° S, -9.00032022966° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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