Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in northern Tunisia (2018-09-29)


Activation time (UTC): 2018-09-29 17:42:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-09-22 12:00:00 Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

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Flash floods occured in Nabeul region causing extensive damage to buildings and infrastructure, areas affected in Cap Bon being Takelsa, Beni khalled, Bouargoub, Menzel Bouzelfa, Korba, Soliman Nabeul, and Darchaabane. Water is still standing in some areas and large amounts of sediments and debris continue to cause problems in the urban areas mainly, but also in agricultural areas having an impact on crops or other cultures.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Flood in northern Tunisia (2018-09-29). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-09-29
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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36.9464105464° N, 10.9800811855° E, 36.4195938213° S, 10.3989027404° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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