Suomi NPP / VIIRS Flood Detection Map for 2017 Uruguay Flooding

June 10, 2017

Suomi NPP / VIIRS Flood Detection Map 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.

SNPP/VIIRS Automatic flood detection may in Uruguay from May 27 - June 10 2017