• Hi-tech national flood is IICRC Certified and offers only the best service in up services flood damage clea. (metacafe.com)
  • They also offer services in septic waste removal and fire damage restoration-making them your one-stop shop for emergency and disaster clean Water Damage, Flood Damage Cleanup. (metacafe.com)
  • In some places where there is a river, lake, or ocean, it is likely to flood. (prezi.com)
  • The situation in Andhra Pradesh was more deadly as 53 people reportedly died due to floods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Deadly floods sweep China - Rescuers work at the site of a massive landslide in Dujiangyan in southwest China's Sichuan province on Friday, July 12. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - The Tuo River floods Jintang county on Thursday, July 11. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - Rescuers use boats to relocate victims as the Tuo River floods Jintang county on July 11. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - A rescuer helps a woman escape the floodwaters of the Tuo on July 11. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - A resident walks in muddy water after a landslide triggered by heavy rains hit Dujiangyan on Wednesday, July 10. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - A woman looks on in the aftermath of the landslide in Dujiangyan on July 10. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - A road in Wenchuan county was destroyed by rain-triggered mudslides on July 10. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - Heavy floods sweep through Beichuan County in southwest China's Sichuan province on Tuesday, July 9. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - Rescuers search for victims as deep floodwaters sweep through Beichuan on July 9. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - Residents travel on an excavator through flooded streets in Chengdu, the capital of Sichaun province, on July 9. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - The ruins of the collapsed Panjiang Bridge, also called Qinglian Bridge, lie in a flooded river in the city of Jiangyou on July 9. (cnn.com)
  • Deadly floods sweep Sichuan, China - A rescuer pulls a ship in a flooded area of Suining city on Monday, July 1. (cnn.com)
  • They're raging a continent apart, but two deadly natural disasters-the Russian wildfires and the Pakistan floods -may be connected by the Asian monsoon, one of the most powerful atmospheric forces on the planet, scientists say. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The floods have swept away homes and destroyed roads and swaths of farmland in a chilling reminder of the damage wrought by 2010 floods, the worst in the recent history, that killed more than 1,700 people and affected 18 million. (voanews.com)
  • Most were swept away when the mighty Brahmaputra River overflowed and flooded villages. (news.com.au)
  • The floods were the worst natural disaster in the Czech Republic since 2002, when floods killed 17 people and caused billions of dollars of damage in Prague. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beginning with the famous Austin dam break of 1900 and ending with the historic 2002 flooding in the Hill Country, Burnett chronicles the causes and courses of these catastrophic floods as well as their costs in material damage and human lives. (jhu.edu)
  • Scientists and engineers frequently use statistical probability (chance) to put a context to floods and their occurrence. (usgs.gov)
  • Thailand will remember 2011 as one of the worst years of flooding in the country's history. (google.com)
  • Serbia floods: Volunteer 'worried' Jump to media player Volunteers in Serbia are preparing for a 'flood wave' on the River Sava which could threaten the country's biggest power plant. (bbc.co.uk)
  • BERLIN (AP) - Damage from the past week's flooding in Germany likely will lead to insurance claims of up to 3 billion euros ($4 billion), a credit rating agency said Tuesday as flood levels on the Elbe river in the country's north appeared to stabilize. (yahoo.com)
  • In Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel and the governors of the country's 16 states plan to discuss the aftermath of the floods at a meeting Thursday. (yahoo.com)
  • Extreme events such as heat waves, drought, and monsoon floods are believed by some scientists to be increasing with global warming, and the disasters in Russia and Pakistan may be indications of this, Rosanne D'Arrigo, a research professor at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory , said in an email. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • THE worst monsoon floods in a decade to hit a remote northeastern Indian state have killed more than 80 people and left two million people homeless. (news.com.au)
  • These floods soon spread through the provinces of northern, northeastern, and central Thailand along the Mekong and Chao Phraya river basins. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1 and 3 April 2013, the northeastern section of Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, experienced several flash floods that claimed the lives of 101 people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Volunteers in Ovid filled sandbags and built a dike overnight in the northeastern Colorado town of about 300, preventing serious flooding when the river crested there Wednesday morning, Sedgwick County emergency management director Mark Turner said. (yahoo.com)
  • Eating or drinking anything contaminated by flood water can cause diarrheal disease. (cdc.gov)
  • Do not allow children to play with toys that have been contaminated by flood water and have not been disinfected. (cdc.gov)
  • Flood water poses drowning risks for everyone, regardless of their ability to swim. (cdc.gov)
  • When returning to your home after a flooding emergency, be aware that flood water may contain sewage. (cdc.gov)
  • For more information on how to protect yourself and your family, visit CDC's Flood Water After a Disaster or Emergency . (cdc.gov)
  • The floods also affected some of the northern districts of Bangladesh where 100,000 people are suffering from a scarcity of food and pure drinking water. (wikipedia.org)
  • It flooded an area 80 km (50 mi) wide and 160 km (99 mi) long with up to 6 metres (20 ft) of water. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flood resulted in the largest volume of water to flow down the Mississippi since the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sewers didn't cope to large quantities of water, thus several streets were flooded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most of this was due to the manufacturing industry, as seven major industrial estates were inundated in water as much 3 meters (10 feet) deep during the floods. (wikipedia.org)
  • It wiped out Canyon Street, then known as Water Street, and flooded most of the downtown area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The result was a flood of mud and water that began around midnight, destroying more than 400 homes in this area. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Negeri Sembilan, the total evacuees were 671 as of 7 February, and increase to 705 on 8 February while all the evacuating centres closed on the same day after the flood water have receded. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flood had caused some shopping mall and car park basements to be submerged in the water. (wikipedia.org)
  • When a second rainstorm on the same morning came, the canal, unable to drain off excess water, overflowed and gushed water up to the surface and caused the flooding. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2007, combined efforts of organizations such as the United Nations, the Somalia Water and Land Information Management Project, the European Union, and many others suggested a new early warning system to help detect floods earlier to allow for evacuation and cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • Up to one meter of water flooded the city's streets, and transportation was halted. (wikipedia.org)
  • The image, along with the lower, pre-flood image, was made with a combination of infrared and visible light to increase the contrast between muddy flood water and tan earth. (nasa.gov)
  • The extent and impacts of floods depend greatly on local landforms and land use practices, as well as on the prevailing water levels and flows. (ymparisto.fi)
  • Flooding and high water are of major interest not only here at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), but to most of the population of the United States. (usgs.gov)
  • A flood is defined as an overflow of water that submerges dry land. (survival-goods.com)
  • Further effects from a flood can be contaminated water supplies. (survival-goods.com)
  • After a flood, a scarce supply of water may become a problem because water usually used for drinking becomes contaminated. (survival-goods.com)
  • It's possible that your water source may have been contaminated during the flood by sewage or other toxic substances and can carry harmful diseases. (survival-goods.com)
  • flood, inundation of land by the rise and overflow of a body of water. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The flood caused traffic jams throughout the area of Paya Lebar. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1953 North Kyushu Flood killed at least 759 and the killed and missing amounted to 1,001 in the northern Kyushu area of Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2011 floods in Europe, caused by low-pressure area Meeno, occurred in late October-early November in France, Italy and Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trees in the surrounding area of a flood may also die from suffocation. (survival-goods.com)
  • state of saturation) of an area affects the frequency of floods. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The disaster has been described as "the worst flooding yet in terms of. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flooding occurred at the end of one of California's worst droughts on record, and many parts of the state were unprepared to handle the huge volume of rain and snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1916 Clermont, Queensland flood was the worst flood in Clermont history. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was one of the worst floods in history. (wikipedia.org)
  • The floods, the worst since 1954, forced nearly half a million people from their homes, said Xinhua. (nasa.gov)
  • During the month of April, 2011, devastating floods hit Southern Thailand, worst of which is concentrated in the province of Surat Thani. (google.com)
  • Aerial video shows Serbia flooding Jump to media player The biggest power plant in Serbia is threatened by the worst flooding in the Balkans for more than a century, officials say. (bbc.co.uk)
  • This is one of the worst floods to hit Assam,' Singh says. (news.com.au)
  • The reporting of flood and drought events has generally improved during the past few decades as a result of improvements in data collection and flows of information. (europa.eu)
  • Because floods result from many different circumstances, not all floods are equal in magnitude, duration, or effect. (usgs.gov)
  • There was extensive damage to properties in the valley: 17 mills, 61 shops and 109 homes were flooded. (wikipedia.org)
  • 500 homes in Shepparton were doorknocked and given warnings as a flood peak was expected in the early morning hours of 8 September. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Great Flood of 1913, which included the Great Dayton Flood, killed 650 people and destroyed 20,000 homes in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hunter Valley floods of 1955 in New South Wales (Australia) destroyed over 100 homes and caused 45,000 to be evacuated. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Greater La Plata, an estimated 3,000 people were evacuated, many after waiting hours for rescue in trees and on roof tops of flooded homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thousands of homes and businesses were destroyed during sudden flash floods around the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Floods force hundreds to evacuate homes. (nasa.gov)
  • D.J. Seo, professor of civil engineering , has launched a cellphone app that asks the public to file reports when they see flooding on the streets, in and around their homes, and in streams or creeks. (uta.edu)
  • But the rains frequently turn to floods, devastating crops, destroying homes and prompting outbreaks of diseases and diarrhea. (voanews.com)
  • Army soldiers are using boats to rescue villagers from rooftops of flooded homes. (news.com.au)
  • Since "Katrina" wroughtmodels to estimate risks and expected damage as precisely as possible havoc in New Orleans in 2005, the whole world knows what disastrousand provide fast and unbureaucratic help in the event of flooding. (slideshare.net)
  • The flooding began at the end of July triggered by the landfall of Tropical Storm Nock-ten. (wikipedia.org)
  • Flooding related to the same storm systems also impacted parts of western Nevada and southern Oregon. (wikipedia.org)
  • The All Saints Day Flood of 1436 (German: Allerheiligenflut) on All Saints' Day (1 November) 1436 was a storm tide that hit the entire North Sea coast of the German Bight. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1530 St. Felix's flood All Saints' Flood (1570) The Burchardi Flood was a storm tide that struck the North Sea coast of North Frisia and Dithmarschen on the night between 11 and 12 October 1634. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christmas Flood of 1717 Storofsen flood The 1872 Baltic Sea flood was a storm surge that affected the Baltic Sea coast from Denmark to Pomerania on the night of 12/13 November 1872. (wikipedia.org)
  • This type of flood disaster happens near the sea when sea tides rapidly rise due to storm winds. (survival-goods.com)
  • The April 1915 flash flood that hit Austin, Texas, is an example of a relatively small storm dropping intense rain on vulnerable locations to produce a raging flash flood. (jhu.edu)
  • This is a list of major floods. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flood also caused morning rush hour traffic to come to a virtual standstill on all major expressways in Singapore. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flooding is the first major humanitarian emergency under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and also comes at a difficult time for Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who has faced weeks of street protests aimed at forcing him out. (voanews.com)
  • To prevent future floods, PUB spent $25,000 to install five debris-trapping grates at Stamford Canal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Flood control on the lower floodplains involves building levees to contain the flow and straightening or dredging the channel to improve flow characteristics. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In 1889, the South Fork Dam broke, causing the massive Johnstown Flood that took 2,209 lives in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • A state of emergency in the Italian regions of Liguria and Tuscany was declared after floods killed 10 people on 27 October, causing mudslides. (wikipedia.org)