Case study: Flood forecasting and early warning, Marbella

Location of the case study

Marbella, ES

Description of the application

Mediterranean coastal city afected by strong precipitation events. A cloud-based Early Warning System (EWS) using radar precipitations estimates is implemented in order to forecast potential heavy rains in the urban area.

lessons learned

Under evaluation


The EWS is freely available online at:

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Implementation costs (Show all)

1.000-10.000 €

Served purpose of implementation (Show all)

Strongly Positive

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Impact of floodss (Show all)

Need to evacuate

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Real Case Study

Last modified: Nov. 25, 2016, 10:46 a.m.