[HOT] Hurricane Patricia Update: October 25

hyances at gmail.com hyances at gmail.com
Wed Oct 28 14:04:52 UTC 2015


Hi Mike!

Damage reports by media tells in general about some broken roads/bridges
and flooded areas close to shore between La Manzanilla and Playa de Oro
International Airport.

Source: elinformador.com.mx Weather Channel

You can access to DG recent imagery here

http://www.digitalglobeblog.com/2015/10/23/hurricane-patricia-response-support/

Here is direct link

https://services.digitalglobe.com/myDigitalGlobe/map#18/19.18746/-104.59253

We want to ask to all mappers that please focus on the validation and end
of task#1257

Thanks!

Robert y Humberto
El oct. 28, 2015 8:48 AM, "Mike Dupont" <jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com>
escribió:

> Hi all,
> I dont know if I am doing something wrong. I am reading up on the
> damage from patricia.
> here it says https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Patricia#Mexico
> "The small town of Chamela was completely leveled" but looking at this
> imagery tms[99]:
> https://api.mapbox.com/v4/digitalglobe.vivid-latam-caribbean/{zoom}/{x}/{y}.png?access_token=pk.eyJ1IjoiZGlnaXRhbGdsb2JlIiwiYSI6ImNpZzRqYng4OTJ1NWd0emt2b3Q2dWhwNXQifQ.8ohSIF9elaL6Z6Cx69Joxg
> in josm I do not see any differences between the bing images and the
> original. I do not see any damage like we saw in nepal.
>
> https://www.openstreetmap.org/?mlat=19.53&mlon=-105.073333&zoom=15#map=15/19.5300/-105.0733
> can someone point out the damage recorded so far? what has been the
> impact of this storm?
> thanks,
> mike
>
> On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 10:54 PM, Taichi Furuhashi <taichi at osmf.jp> wrote:
> > Hi Robert and HOT members:
> >
> >
> > I'm a HOT member in Japan.
> >
> > We have shared "The inland mapping task" to Japanese mappers.
> > http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/1258
> >
> > Major mappers are newbies, because they are students.
> >
> > If you can, I want to translate some description in Japanese for
> beginners
> > in Japan.
> > Could you add editable permission to me?
> > http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/MAPconcierge
> >
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > from Taichi
> >
> >
> >
> > 2015-10-25 22:03 GMT+09:00 Robert Banick <rbanick at gmail.com>:
> >>
> >> Versión en Español viniendo pronto
> >>
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> Hurricane Patricia has been downgraded to a tropical depression. In
> >> practical terms this marks its end as a notable weather event. Thanks
> to a
> >> lucky storm path that avoided population centers and good preparedness
> work
> >> by the Mexican authorities not a single person died. However,
> significant
> >> property damage occurred and much rebuilding remains to be done,
> >> particularly along the coast. We anticipate HOT's data will assist
> >> reconstruction in the affected areas.
> >>
> >> HOT, in coordination with the OSM MX commnunity, has been active the
> past
> >> two days tracking the hurricane's progress and mapping vulnerable areas
> in
> >> its path. We have two mapping tasks open on the OSM Tasking Manager
> >> (tasks.hotosm.org): a task covering coastal areas in the storm's path
> and a
> >> task mapping more inland areas. We do not anticipate opening additional
> >> tasks but we are monitoring the situation in case landslides, floods or
> >> other post-hurricane hazards create humanitarian situations we can
> >> contribute to.
> >>
> >> Thanks to the hard work of volunteers like yourself we've made good
> >> progress. At present the coastal mapping task
> >> (http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/1257) is almost completely mapped but
> only
> >> partly validated; validators would be most appreciated on this task. The
> >> inland mapping task (http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/1258) is only 15%
> >> complete and needs a lot more work. For those who are new to HOT or OSM
> and
> >> still want to contribute, this second task is a perfect place to start.
> >>
> >> Additionally, HOT is working with data providers to prepare one or more
> >> data imports for the affected areas. We have received explicit
> permission
> >> from the Mexican Government to import anything on its open data site
> >> (http://datos.gob.mx/) into OSM - a very exciting first. Potential data
> >> useful for Patricia includes administrative boundaries, roads, schools
> >> and/or hospitals. For those who are curious about this, please follow
> the
> >> osm-imports list (https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/imports)
> where we
> >> will post plans for any import(s).
> >>
> >> Thank you to all those who have contributed so far in small ways or
> large.
> >> We appreciate the efforts of each and every one of you so very much.
> >>
> >> With all the best,
> >> Robert, Humberto and Rafael
> >>
> >> *Key Links*
> >>
> >> For those curious for additional details about this activation, please
> >> refer to the project wiki:
> >> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/2015_Hurricane_Patricia
> >>
> >> For those just getting started with HOT / OSM or just curious, check out
> >> MapGive, which explains why this work is so important:
> >> http://mapgive.state.gov/why-map/
> >>
> >> If you want to learn more about mapping after that, go through the
> mapbox
> >> tutorials:
> https://github.com/mapbox/mapping/wiki/Mapping-with-OpenStreetMap
> >>
> >> —
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> >>
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> >
> >
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