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2008-01-24 Flood in Australia on 24 January, 2008

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Flood
  • Country: Australia
  • Occurrence Date (UTC):
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 24 January, 2008
  • Requester: CSIRO Office of Space Science and Applications (COSSA)
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

On 29 January the flood is predicted to peak in the town of Rockhanpton. The town has a population of 70,000. We require both AVNIR-2 & ScanSar over this area.