GFMS Flood Detection and Streamflow Maps for 2017 Uruguay Flooding

June 16, 2017

GFMS Flood Detection and Streamflow Maps for 2017 Uruguay Flooding

On May 24, 2017, a series of extreme rainfall events began impacting the west and northwest regions or Uruguay. These rains caused severe flooding in the Departments of Salto, Paysandú and Artigas. 

Flood detection / intensity map for Uruguay from the GFMS

Flood streamflow map for Uruguay from the GFMS

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