Update 1: Flood Waters Over Xai Xai city, Gaza Province, Mozambique

Mon, 4 Feb 2013 16:07:20 GMT
Product ID: 1726 - English
Published: 4 Feb, 2013
GLIDE: FL-20130121-MOZ
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: -24.959074 x 33.729764
BottomRight: -25.13448 x 33.513256

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This map illustrates satellite-detected areas flood waters along the Limpopo River around the city of Xai Xai, Gaza Province, Mozambique, as detected by Radarsat-2 imagery acquired 02 February 2013. Between 20 January and 02 February 2013 water levels appear to have decreased. Multiple villages remain inundated by flood waters along the river however flood waters are expected to continue reducing from affected villages. Sections of road remain potentially affected or flooded, though are likely to become accessible as the water levels continue to recede. This is a preliminary analysis & has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): Radarsat-2
Imagery Dates: 02 February 2013
Resolution: 28m
Copyright: MDA
Source: Canadian Space Agency
Satellite Data (2): SPOT-5
Imagery Dates:29 January 2013
Resolution: 10m
Copyright: CNES 2013
Source: CNES
Road Data : OSM
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.1