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Report finds no flooding impact | The Examiner

Tasmania Examiner - ‎6 hours ago‎
A much anticipated report into cloud seeding has found Hydro Tasmania's operation had no measurable impact on rainfall leading up to one of the state's worst ...
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Engineers rally to the cause

The Mercury - ‎2 hours ago‎
Trucks are delivering hundreds of tonnes of rocks to finish a raised road across the flooded construction site that will allow an excavator to remove the tonnes of debris that have fallen from collapsed sections of the Cat and Fiddle Arcade above the ...

Roberts organises community barbecue after floods

Tasmania Examiner - ‎14 hours ago‎
“It can be lonely on the road to recovery with things like floods, so we thought it would be good to do a get together, where people can come along and have a beer and some food and relax,” Roberts business development manager Helen Hume said.
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Baby rhinos saved in amazing rescue from monsoon floods in India

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎4 hours ago‎
Six rhino calves have been rescued from being washed away by monsoon floodwaters at a national park in northeastern India. Torrential monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding in Assam state over the past seven days and forced around 1.2 million ...

Flood map tool for Halls Gap

The Stawell Times-News - ‎17 hours ago‎
THE Wimmera Catchment Management Authority will launch a new interactive flood mapping tool for the Halls Gap community as part of a review into floods. Staff will visit Halls Gap on Wednesday to present a draft map showing water depths during a flood ...
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China flood survivors in Hebei province say alerts inadequate

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Beijing: All day Tuesday, Gao Longtao's phone kept buzzing with alerts from the local government: Heavy rains would be pelting his hometown, Xingtai, about 350 kilometres south-west of Beijing, the notices said.
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Dredging to unearth mystery of Myer flood after Hobart Rivulet wall ...

The Mercury - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
THE cause of a devastating flood at Hobarts Myer redevelopment site will remain a mystery until about 3m-deep water is dredged from the construction site.

SA weather: Langhorne Creek vineyards welcome winter flooding

ABC Online - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
While a wet and stormy winter has many South Australians counting the days until summer, flooding at Langhorne Creek south of Adelaide has grape growers smiling.

Soaking storms to elevate flash flood threat in northeastern US this ...

AccuWeather.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
Rounds of drenching showers and thunderstorms will heighten the risk of flash flooding across the northeastern United States through the final weekend of July.
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China floods: Anger over lack of government warnings

NEWS.com.au - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
China is battling its most serious flooding in years with central and northern regions of the country suffering the devastating effects of massive deluges.

It's just mind boggling

The Mercury - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Since the flood waters receded, farmers impacted by the flooding have been working to remove huge amounts of flood debris and restore their property infrastructure including kilometres of fencing. The reality is however that the severe damage to ...

QUT-designed portable flood levee aimed at protecting low-lying towns goes into production

ABC Online - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.
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Watch a Raging Flood Devour an Entire Suspension Bridge

Gizmodo - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Monsoon season has been hitting Nepal hard. Al Jazeera reports that 64 people have died in floods and landslides, with 20 more missing and thousands forced ...

Bihar's Seemanchal counts the loss as flood destroys crop, snaps ...

The Indian Express - ‎4 hours ago‎
Continuous rain and rise in water levels in Mahananda, Kankai, Retua, Mechhi and Bakra rivers have caused massive flooding in this part of the state, with ...

Flash Flood Threat from Kentucky and West Virginia to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast | The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Flash flooding already occurred in parts of the Ohio Valley on Thursday, and the risk for heavy rain and flash flooding now spreads eastward into southeast new England as series of disturbances push through the region. More rain will move into these ...

Comment required on flood study

Goulburn Post - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Properties surrounding Avoca, Bellevue and Derwent streets were identified as having experienced over floor and yard flooding in the December 2010 flood event. The report stated that this area is the first inundated during a once-in-every-20-years flood.
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Thousands stranded near New Delhi as rains flood roads

Times of India - ‎6 hours ago‎
However, like many Indian cities it lacks an efficient drainage system making it prone to flooding. "People coming to Gurgaon from Delhi are advised to stay back today to avoid being stuck in traffic jams due to flooding on roads," Gurgaon police ...
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18 lakh hit by Assam floods, toll rises to 18

The Indian Express - ‎17 hours ago‎
The flood situation in Assam continued to remain grim with the number of affected people rising to over 18 lakh on Thursday.
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Live: Incessant rains leave Bengaluru reeling under floods - The Hindu

The Hindu - ‎4 hours ago‎
Rains that continued to lash Bengaluru on Friday morning threw life out of gear. Flooding, overflowing of drainage, uprooting of trees and wall collapses were ...
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Saints grab shovels, sledgehammers to aid West Virginia flood recovery

ESPN (blog) - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- The New Orleans Saints dug in and got to work on their first day of training camp Wednesday -- grabbing shovels, sledgehammers and paintbrushes as they spent the afternoon helping to revitalize a park that was ...
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