Published November 27, 2018 | Version v1
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Social media observations for flood event monitoring in Italy over a one-year period


  • We collect Twitter posts to monitor flood events in Italy during a period of one year.
  • We analyse the statistics of the collected content.
  • We extract word clouds, popular keywords and we demonstrate events in a one-year timeline.
  • A large part of the collection has been annotated by Italian experts on the relevance or not to flood events.



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