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2020-12-02 Storm BUREVI in Sri Lanka on 2 December, 2020

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Storm
  • Country: Sri Lanka
  • Occurrence Date (UTC): 2 December, 2020
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 2 December, 2020
  • Requester: Ministry of Disaster Management
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

According to the GENERAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT 36 HOURS issued by the Department of Meteorology Sri Lanka. The deep depression is expected to intensify further into a cyclonic storm and very likely to cross Sri Lanka. Due to this situation, the rainy and windy condition is expected to enhance considerably over the island. The depression area in the south-east Bay of Bengal has concentrated into a deep depression and lay centered 460 km southeast to Trincomalee at 1130 hrs today (01st December). The system is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during the next 24 hours. The cyclonic storm ‘ BUREVI’ very likely to cross Sri Lanka and the system is very likely to move west-northwestwards and cross the eastern coast of Sri Lanka between Batticaloa and Point-Pedro around tomorrow (02nd December) evening/night. Intermittent showers/thundershowers will occur in the Eastern, Northern, Northern-central, North-western, Central, and Sabaragamuwa provinces. Very heavy rainfall above 200mm can be expected at some places. Therefore on behalf of the Director-General of the Disaster Management Centre Sri Lanka, request to activate Sentinal Asia.
http://www.dmc.gov.lk/images/dmcreports/Weather_Bulletin_of_Low_Pressure_area_in_the_South-East_of_Bay_of_Bengal_at_1600hrs_on_2020__1606822772.pdf

Satellite Image

 Before Disaster

 JAXA 

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

2020-11-09

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Nov. 9, 2020

 After Disaster

 ISRO 

2020-12-04

IRS-R2 AW
Dec 4, 2020

 JAXA 

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L1.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

2020-12-07

ALOS-2 PALSAR-2, L2.1
Dec. 7, 2020

 NARL 

2020-12-09

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 MS
Dec 9, 2020

2020-12-11

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 MS
Dec 11, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 MS
Dec 13, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 MS
Dec 13, 2020

2020-12-09

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PAN
Dec 9, 2020

2020-12-11

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PAN
Dec 11, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PAN
Dec 13, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PAN
Dec 13, 2020

2020-12-09

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PMS
Dec 9, 2020

2020-12-11

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PMS
Dec 11, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PMS
Dec 13, 2020

2020-12-13

FORMOSAT-5 Product Level4 PMS
Dec 13, 2020

Product

 AIT 

DETECTED FLOOD WATER IN NORTHERN PROVINCE, SRI LANKA

As observed by ALOS-2 image on 07 December 2020

DETECTED FLOOD WATER IN NORTHERN PROVINCE, SRI LANKA

As observed by ALOS-2 image on 07 December 2020

2020-12-02_Flood_in_Sri Lanka

Flood in Sri Lanka
This file includes the shape file

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