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Flood in Slovenia

Wednesday, 22 September 2010

Type of Event:
Flood, Landslide, Oil Spill
Location of Event:
Slovenia
Date of Charter Activation:
22/09/2010
Charter Requestor:
ZRC by Civil protection of Slovenia (ZRC)
Project Management:
ESA

Description of the event

Heavy rainfall of 210mm in 24hours has led to flooding and landslides across South Eastern and central Slovenia, affecting the capital Ljubljana and Posavje region, damaging property, roads, railways and taking two lives.

For this activation, value adding support has been provided by the European project GMES SAFER.

Flood area: Central Slovenia

Source: Envisat ASAR, Radarsat-2, Landsat 5
Acquired: 7/10/2010

Copyright: ZRC SAZU & Space-SI 2010

Flood area: Ljubljana

Source: Envisat ASAR, Radarsat-2
Acquired: 07/10/2010

Copyright: ZRC SAZU & Space-SI 2010

Flood area: Ljubljana

Source: Envisat ASAR, Radarsat-2
Acquired: 07/10/2010

Copyright: ZRC SAZU & Space-SI 2010

Flood area; Postojna, Cerknica

Source: Envisat ASAR
Acquired: 19/09/2010 21h GMT

Copyright: ZRC SAZU & Space-SI 2010, ESA 2010, GURS 2010

Flood area; Ljubljana

Source: Envisat ASAR
Acquired: 29/09/2010

Copyright: ZRC SAZU - Space-SI 2010, GURS 2010, ESA 2010

Flood area; Ljubljana

Source: Post event Radarsat-2; Pre-event Rapideye
Acquired: Post event 22/092010; Pre-event 13/07/2010

Copyright: DLR 2010, MacDONALD, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd (2010), Rapid Eye, OSM 2010