Floods in Mexico City

Huge amounts of rainfall in under 2 hours left areas of Mexico City suffering severe flooding on 7th September. Some reports claim water levels reached 1.6 metres in Iztapalapa. As…

Fernand Causes Floods in Mexico

Tropical Cyclone Fernand brought heavy rain across parts of Mexico on 26th August, triggering flash floods and mudslides. Fernand made landfall in Mexico’s eastern state of Veracruz, then moved north…

Floods in Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil

Torrential rainfall in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, resulting in flooding, landslides and several rivers breaking their banks. As many as 7,000 people have been evacuated…

Ivo Brings Floods to USA

As mentioned in our earlier report, south western USA was braced for heavy rainfall and possible floods brought by Tropical Storm Ivo. The National Weather Service put out flash flood…

Flash Floods Across USA

There has been a series of flood incidents across the USA over the last 24 hours. New Jersey Thunderstorm in central and northern New Jersey yesterday brought as much as…

Floods Hit Central States in USA

Further flooding has struck several states across mid USA. Parts of Kansas suffered from flash floods on 4th August. However flooding has now hit Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Tennessee, as…

Kansas Floods, August 2013

Heavy rainfall during Sunday 4th August brought flooding to various parts of central Kansas including Reno County, which declared a local disaster late on Sunday afternoon. A number of people…

Flash Floods in North Georgia USA

Areas of north Georgia have been inundated with heavy rainfall which resulted in flash floods during much of yesterday. The areas most affected include Gilmer County and Pickens County. In…

Paraguay Floods Update

Paraguay has been suffering from severe flooding for several weeks, since the Paraná river first flooded on 26th June. Since then the Paraguay river levels have reached dangerous levels also.…

Floods in Northern Mexico

Heavy rainfall resulted in flash floods in areas of north west Mexico over the last few days. One person has been reported killed by flood waters in a river on…

Roanoke Floods, July 2013

Roanoke, Virginia, suffered from further flash floods as a result of a series of rain storms across south west Virginia. The region had suffered from similar floods a week earlier,…

Toronto Floods, July 2013

On Monday 8th July a severe storm hit Toronto flooding parts of the city in dramatic fashion. Around 10cm of rain fell in just a few hours, starting at around…

Floods in Argentina

Last week the Paraná river in Paraguay broke its banks and the floods forced 800 people from their homes. The Paraná runs along the border between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil.…