Floods in Puglia, Italy

After flash floods struck in Grosseto, Tuscany earlier this week, Italy has suffered further flooding, this time in the southern region of Apulia (Puglia), the heel of Italy. Heavy rainfall…

Flash Floods in Grosseto, Italy

Torrential rainfall in areas around Grosseto in Tuscany have caused flash floods which are believed to have swept away 2 people. The floods have also caused landslides, damaged houses and…

Floods in Romania

Flash flooding hit parts of Romania late on Monday 1st October 2013. The authorities have issued flood warnings until Wednesday. Temperatures are reported as being 10 degrees lower than normal…

Floods in Essex, UK

Heavy rainfall in England resulted in flash flooding in some southern and eastern counties of the country on Saturday 24th August 2013. The worst affected area was Essex, although floods…

Floods in UK July 2013

After heavy storms and long periods of heavy rainfall were seen across much of the United Kingdom over the last few days, floods have hit the county of West Yorkshire…

Flash Floods Expected in UK

After the recent heatwave across much of the United Kingdom, storms and flash floods have been forecast for many areas. So far there have been some reports of flash floods…

Wittenberge Germany

Yet another German city on the River Elbe has suffered from terrible floods. This time it is Wittenberge, Brandenburg, a town of around 18,000 residents. The town is holding its…

Germany Elbe Floods Update

Levels of the river Elbe in Magdeburg are now falling steadily. The levels reached a record height of 745cm. The previous record was during the floods of 2002 when levels…

Hungary Flood Update

At the time of writing, it appears that the high levels of the Danube in Budapest – at least the central areas – are now receding. The level is currently…