Iraq - Kut area: Flood - Extent map (Observed the 26/11/2018)

Interpretation

Torrential rains have affected Iraq over two days causing widespread flooding that has killed at least 21 people and displaced tens of thousands, with Nineveh and Salahaddin being the most affected regions.

The map shows the flooded areas around Kut town derived from a Sentinel-1-acquired the 26/11/2018