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2020-07-13 Flood in India on 13 July, 2020

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Flood
  • Country: India
  • Occurrence Date (UTC): 13 July, 2020
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 13 July, 2020
  • Requester: National Remote Sensing Center (NRSC), ISRO, India
  • Escalation to the International Charter: No
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

The incessant rain in Nepal has triggered flood alert in Bihar. Several rivers in North Bihar like Bagmati, Kamla, Gandak among others are now overflowing because of the rain. Due to this, the chances of potential flooding has increased in districts like Muzzafarpur, Sitamadi, Motihari, Madhubani and Betiya. (Source: https://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/nepal-heavy-rain-causes-flood-alert-in-bihar-633517)

Product

 AIT 

2020-07-14

Detected Flood Water in Bihar State, India
As observed by ALOS2 image on 14 July 2020
GIC-AIT (v1.0)

2020-07-14

Detected Flood Water in Bihar State, India
As observed by ALOS2 image on 14 July 2020
GIC-AIT (v1.0)

2020-07-14

Detected Flood Water in West Bengal State, India
As observed by ALOS2 image on 14 July 2020
GIC-AIT (v1.0)

Detected Flood Water
This file includes the shape file of detected water areas.

 JAXA 

ALOS-2 / PALSAR-2,
RGB color composite image

 ISRO 

2020-07-14

Heavy Rain Inundated areas in part of Bihar State
Based on the analysis of ALOS 2 PALSAR Image of 14-July-2020

 MBRSC 

2020-07-12

Detected Flood Water in India
As observed by SENTINEL-1 image on 12 July 2020

 ICIMOD 

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  • Flood in India on 13 July, 2020(2) see detail

  • Flood in India on 13 July, 2020(2) 

Satellite Image

 Before Disaster

 JAXA 

2020-06-16

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,
June 16, 2020

 After Disaster

 JAXA 

2020-07-14

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2,
July 14, 2020