DFO 2004-155

Flooding: 9/15/04 - 10/01/04

Caribbean and Florida- Tropical Storm Jeanne

Detailed Locations:
Puerto Rico - Municipality of Nagaubo
Dominican Republic - provinces: Samana, El Seibo, San Pedro de Macoris, La Romana, Duarte, Sanchez Ramirez
Haiti - Gonaives, Port-de-Paix, Chansolme, Gros-Morne, Pilate, Ennery. Artibonite region. Tres Riviere valley. Dubedou.
Florida - Counties: Alachua, Columbia, Gilchrist, Marion, Suwanee, Lowndes, Volusia.
Virginia - Roanoke Valley. Salem.

Puerto Rico - Rio de la Plata, Rio Limon, Rio Grande de Manati, Rio Piedra and Rio Grande de Limon
Dominican Republic - Soco and tributaries. Yuna, Yaque del Norte
Haiti - Trois Rivieres
Florida - Peace, Suwanee, Withlacoochee, Santa Fe, St. Johns. Black and Cypress Creeks


PuertoRico - Up to 2 feet of rain in Puerto Rico floods hundreds of homes. 3,600 evacuated. 7 deaths.
Dominican Republic - 19 deaths, over 37,000 evacuations.
Haiti - Widespread floods and landslides. 80 percent of Gonaives city flooded. 1650 dead and 250,000 homeless. 30 percent of Port-de-Paix flooded. Extensive crop damage.
Florida - biggest floods since 1960 in Mullet Lake Park.

MODIS observation of flooding along Yaque del Norte river in Domincan Republic on September 19, 21. Flooding around Gonaives September 21, 22.
MODIS observation of Peace river at high levels on October 1, 4. Flooding along upper Saint Johns September 28, 29, October 1

Dead: 2500 Displaced: 280,000 Damages: no data Affected Region ( sq km): 109,500 Severity Class* : 1 Flood Magnitude**: 9.4 MODIS flood inundation limit file names***:
See Also Aster Images and Maps of Haiti


Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson

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