Flooding: 04/18/05 - 04/25/05
Romania and Serbia
Southwestern Romania - counties: Timis, Caras-Severin, Hunedoara.
Towns: Arad, Timisoara, Turnu-Severin
Northeastern Serbia - Jasa Tomic, Medja
Romania - Timis, Mures, Bega and Cerna
Serbia - Timis
Comments:Romania - worst floods in 40 years in
Timisoara. 2,700 evacuated. 7,000 homes flooded. 34,000 hectares
farm land inundated. Damages $18 million.
Serbia - worst floods since 1966 in Jasa Tomic. 120 houses destroyed.
MODIS observation of flooding along Timis river on April 23.
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|Above: Flooding along the Timis river near town of Jasa Tomic,
Serbia, on April 23, 2005 as recorded by MODIS. ASTER bands 2,3,1 in R,G,B
provides the base map; the ASTER image is from September 7, 2003. Border
between Romania Serbia is the dashed white line. UTM zone 34 WGS 84; north
Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson