Product ID: 969 - English
Published: 22 Aug, 2007
GLIDE: TC-2007-000135-BLZ
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 19 x -89.5
BottomRight: 16.5 x -87.5

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This map identifies (in red) those land surface areas in northern Belize under 4 meters in elevation, as measured from the SRTM 90m dataset. This represents an approximated upper limit for the NOAA anticipated storm surge of Hurricane Dean which made landfall near Belize on 21 August 2007. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been verified in the field.

Map Scale for A3: 1:820,000
Projection: UTM Zone 16N
Datum : WGS 1984
Population Data: LandScan-2004 ONL
Elevation Data: SRTM-NASA (2000)
Boundary Data: SALB-WHO
Forest Data: Greenpeace WIF (2007)
Park Data: UNEP-WDPA (2006)
Other GIS Data: NOAA, NGA, GEBCO
Map Production: UNOSAT (22 August 2007)