ERA5 hourly data on single levels from 1979 to presentH. Hersbach, B. Bell, P. Berrisford, G. Biavati, A. Horányi, J. Muñoz Sabater, J. Nicolas, C. Peubey, R. Radu, I. Rozum, D. Schepers, A. Simmons, C. Soci, D. Dee, and J.-N. Thépaut https://doi.org/10.24381/cds.adbb2d47T
River discharge and related historical data from the Global Flood Awareness System, v2.1S. Harrigan, E. Zsoter, C. Barnard, F. Wetterhall P. Salamon, and C. Prudhomme https://doi.org/10.24381/cds.a4fdd6b9
In coastal regions, floods can arise through concurrent drivers, such as precipitation, river discharge, storm surge, and waves, which exacerbate the impact. In this study, we identify hotspots of compound flooding along the southern coast of the North Atlantic Ocean and the northern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. This regional assessment can be considered a screening tool for coastal management that provides information about which areas are more predisposed to experience compound flooding.
In coastal regions, floods can arise through concurrent drivers, such as precipitation, river...