Data and Services


Web Map Service Time (WMS-T)

The GloFAS provides OGC compliant web services of selected products. This includes a Web Map Service – Time (WMS-T) for geospatial products. The GloFAS WMS-T gives access to the www.globalfloods.eu layers in a GIS environment. You can access those layers using any WMS viewer, such as e.g. QGIS or ArcMap. Further details are available in the specific documentation.

The GloFAS WMS-T is subject to the Copernicus Emergency Management Service – flood early warning and monitoring systems Terms and conditions.

Data download

This option is made available for specific requests of data from GloFAS that are not directly available via the web map services.

In the future GloFAS data will be available through the ECMWF Meteorological Archival and Retrieval System (MARS),the Copernicus Climate Data Store, or direct download. The release of the data download functionalities for GloFAS are foreseen in Q4 2018.

Until then, data can be requested by sending an email to info@globalfloods.eu specifying the data and period requested.

The GloFAS data download is subject to the Copernicus Emergency Management Service – flood early warning and monitoring systems Terms and conditions.