|Type of Event:||Floods|
|Location of Event:||Canada|
|Date of Charter Activation:||2022-09-23|
|Time of Charter Activation:||20:20|
|Time zone of Charter Activation:||UTC-04:00|
|Charter Requestor:||Government Operations Centre|
|Value Adding:||Copernicus EMS|
Hurricane Fiona moved north from the Caribbean and came ashore as a post-tropical cyclone hitting Atlantic Canada on 24 September. In the following days it continued north, damaging parts of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Quebec provinces.
Hundreds of thousands of people are without power after power lines were knocked down by extreme winds. Trees were up-rooted and many roads were blocked.
Due to the storm, heavy rainfall causing flooding to many areas. In coastal regions, waves completely washed away some houses. At least two reports have been reported.
Includes Pleiades material © CNES (2022), Distribution Airbus DS.
Worldview Imagery Copyright Maxar (2021)
Map produced by the Canada Centre of Mapping and Earth Observation , Natural Resources Canada