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3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Severe flooding in Phayao

Several hundred houses were suddenly flooded in nine villages of Phayao province on Friday morning following heavy rain overnight and today.


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7 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

Buddies to the Rescue in Ames Flash Flood

AMES, Iowa- Juan Duran didn't plan to go into the water with his car in Ames late Thursday night.


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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Beware, Detroit: Flood relief may not be coming

Detroiters who have had to replace flood-damaged equipment may not get much relief from the government, Beckmann writes.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Natural Disasters, Rick Snyder, US Governors, FEMA, US News, Automakers, General Motors, Opinion

The Telegraph

Rijiju surveys flood-hit areas

Tezpur, Aug. 28: Union minister of state for home affairs Kiren Rijiju today conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas in Arunachal Pradesh even as the water level of many rivers are showing a receding trend.


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MDOT: Freeways may continue to flood

Southfield, MI - Its hard to forget those incredible images of flooded freeways from earlier this month.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Southfield, MI, Detroit, MI


EU funds IT projects to help with flood monitoring and protection

So far, the European Commission has invested in apps, software and sensors used to send flood alerts and monitor flood emergencies in real time, the Commission said in a news release on Thursday .


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Vienna Parent Who Lost Child in Freak Flash Flood Pens Memoir About Experience

"I try to be real and honest," she told the Washington Post about "Rare Bird," in a recent interview.


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Deluge of protests for Silsden flood barrier

Residents claim that girders forming part of the barrier are an eyesore in one of the village's most picturesque locations.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Natural Disasters, Weather, North Yorkshire County, England, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Iceland Review

Possible Eruption Flood: Where Will the Water go?

Specialists at the Iceland Met are now saying that there is no doubt that the calderas/lows are a visible sign of water melting.


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Boise Weekly

Otter Issues Disaster Declaration for Flood-Soaked Elmore County

Heavy rain and severe flooding that roared through portions of Elmore County and cut off full access to the Middle Fork of the Boise River was so severe that Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter on Wednesday declared the area to be a formal disaster area, triggering access to federal and state funding to repair some of the damage.


Related Topix: Elmore County, ID, Weather, Natural Disasters

The Jersey Journal

Three years after Irene, Cranford officials say catastrophic flood could happen again

CRANFORD - On Aug. 27, 2011, water from the Rahway River surged onto Cranford's streets, flooding homes and businesses, causing millions of dollars in damage and forcing some residents to evacuate by boat.


Related Topix: Cranford, NJ, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Irene, Garwood, NJ, Union County, NJ

Illawarra Mercury

Crossing Illawarra flood areas hazardous: SES

The State Emergency Service has reiterated a warning not to drive, walk or ride through flooded areas after several rescues across the region on Tuesday.


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Bangkok Post

1 dead in Mae Hong Son flooding

One man is dead and another is missing after flash floods hit parts of Mae Hong Son province early Wednesday.


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The Daily Star

Flood situation worsens in Lalmonirhat as Teesta swells

Affected people going to mainland at Char Shiberkuti village in Lalmonirhat Sadar upazila from nearby area through knee to waist-deep water on a street.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Big News

Women fight shame in flood-hit Bihar

Malti and Bhagwati Devi are just two of the thousands of people who have had to abandon their homes to take shelter on an embankment in flood-affected Bihar's Supaul district.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, World News, India,

Detroit Free Press

Michigan, federal investigators view flood damage, weigh aid request

Richard Foody a FEMA hazard mitigation officer based in Chicago, is among a team of officers taking a closer loom at the damages done in Warren in the 24100 block of Eureka in Warren, Mich., one of the hardest-hit areas of the flood that happened more than two weeks ago.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, FEMA, US News, Warren, MI, Detroit, MI

The Record-Courier

Flash flood warning issued for Lake Tahoe

More than an inch of rain fell Monday at the top of the drainage, which leads to the Upper Truckee, according to remote weather sensors.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, South Lake Tahoe, CA, Tornado, Hurricane

KRQE Albuquerque

Central, western New Mexico in flash flood watch

Parts of central and western New Mexico are under a flash flood watch as heavy rains are expected through Wednesday.


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Most of Arizona under flash flood watch

"If we do get some thunderstorms, rain amounts would be one to two inches in a short time," said Hector Vasquez, National Weather Service meteorologist.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Wickenburg, AZ

South End Standard

Artists join forces to create mural on Canvey floods

Judy Dolby who is the little girl in the picture being carried by PC Bobby Pilgrim with artist Sue Pattle who painted this part of the mural IT WAS a labour of love and now the impressive, 262ft mural commemorating the devastating floods of 1953 is complete.


Related Topix: Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Phantomery Interactive, UIG Entertainment, 1953, Video Games, Natural Disasters