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2016-08-24 Flash flood in Laos on 24 August, 2016

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Flash flood
  • Country: Laos
  • Occurrence Date (UTC):
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 24 August, 2016
  • Requester: Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

Tropical storm Dianmu formed in the South China Sea on 17 August and passed through Lao PDR around 2 days later, causing additional heavy rain which has been occurring since 11 August. Currently several districts in Luangprabang, Houaphan and Xaingabouli are affected, as indicated below.

Product

 JAXA 

2016-09-07

Initial Analysis results of Flash flood in Laos using ALOS-2/PALSAR-2

Satellite Image

 Before Disaster

 JAXA 

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HHHVHH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HV,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HHHVHH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HV,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HHHVHH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HH,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

2016-05-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HV,D 32.5,May, 9, 2015

 After Disaster

 JAXA 

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HHHVHH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3210-3220,HV,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HHHVHH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3220-3240,HV,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HHHVHH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HH,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

2016-08-27

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,P38,F3240-3250,HV,D 32.5,Aug 27, 2016

 GISTDA 

2016-08-25

THEOS MS SCENE T1 M 2016/08/25 04:08:57.1 0267-0308 5281

2016-08-25

THEOS MS SCENE T1 M 2016/08/25 04:14:18.6 0265-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:27.9 0265-0310 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:08.5 0265-0308 2969

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:11.0 0265-0308 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:55.3 0267-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:14.4 0265-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:17.8 0265-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:51.9 0267-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:21.2 0265-0310 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:14:24.5 0265-0310 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:58.7 0267-0310 0

2016-08-25

THEOS MS SCENE T1 M 2016/08/25 04:08:49.0 0267-0308 1537

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:43.2 0267-0308 5018

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:45.1 0267-0308 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:08:48.5 0267-0309 0

2016-08-25

THEOS PAN SCENE T1 P 2016/08/25 04:09:02.1 0267-0310 0