Flooding and hurricane in the Dominican Republic
Tuesday, 30 October 2007
Type of Event:
Floods and hurricane
Location of Event:
Date of Charter Activation:
Public Safety Canada
Description of the event
High winds and heavy rain brought by tropical storm Noel caused flooding and mudslides on Monday, killing at least 20 people and leaving 20 others missing, officials said.
ALOS-PALSAR, Flooded Areas, Change Detection 01/11/2007
Source: ALOS Palsar , 100m/pixel resolution.
Acquired: JAXA 2007 Image processing, map created 02/11/2007 by CATHALAC-SERVIR.
Copyright: 19/09/2007 and 27/10/2007; 01/11/2007 Change detection image showing flooded areas as of 01/11/2007. Preliminary analysis not verified in the field
GOES-12 image of Tropical Noel Extent, 29/10/2007 15:45 UTC
Source: GOES-12 , 1km/pixel resolution.
Acquired: 29/10/2007 15.45 UTC GOES-12 image showing position of Tropical Storm Noel as it moved north-northwest at about 19.3 km/hr on 29 October 2007.
Copyright: NOAA 2007 Image processing, map created 02/11/2007 by CATHALAC-SERVIR.
Source: TRMM, 5km/pixel resolution.
Acquired: 260/10/2007 - 01/11/2007 Mosaic of TRMM Rainfall Totals and precipitation maps over the period 26 October to 1 November, with rainfall analysis.
Copyright: SSAI/NASA GSFC 2007 Image processing, map created 02/11/2007 by CATHALAC-SERVIR/SSAI/NASA.
TRMM Rainfall for the week of 29/10/2007-05/11/2007
Source: NOAA-POES , 37.5km/pixel resolution.
Acquired: 29/10/2007-05/11/2007 Total precipitation in mm over Central America for the week of 29/10/2007-05/11/2007, as analysed by the Global Forecasting System.
Copyright: NOAA 2007 Image processing, map created 20/11/2007 by CATHALAC-SERVIR.