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Dublin: 10°C Thursday 11 August 2022

#Flooding

# flooding - Monday 1 August, 2022

Monsoon rain and flooding kills 140 people in a week in Pakistan
# Deluge
# Deluge

Monsoon rain and flooding kills 140 people in a week in Pakistan

Aug 1st 2022, 7:10 PM 10,450 Views 0 Comments

The fatalities raised the overall death toll from rain-related incidents since June to 478 in Pakistan.

# flooding - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Death toll from Kentucky floods rises to 25, with more fatalities expected
# United States
# United States

Death toll from Kentucky floods rises to 25, with more fatalities expected

Updated Jul 30th 2022, 5:45 PM 16,012 Views 5 Comments

Torrential rain earlier this week caused unprecedented flash flooding in the east of the state.

# flooding - Monday 25 July, 2022

Derry residents need more support to repair homes damaged by flooding, says local councillor
# Floody Hell
# Floody Hell

Derry residents need more support to repair homes damaged by flooding, says local councillor

Jul 25th 2022, 12:21 PM 10,445 Views 7 Comments

Martin Reilly of the SDLP said affected residents were told after flooding in 2017 that the event was a once-in-a-century occurance.

# flooding - Sunday 24 July, 2022

Call for emergency payment to be triggered after heavy flooding in Northern Ireland
# Flooding
# Flooding

Call for emergency payment to be triggered after heavy flooding in Northern Ireland

Updated Jul 24th 2022, 4:42 PM 34,278 Views 7 Comments

Six people were rescued following heavy flooding across Derry and Strabane.

# flooding - Saturday 23 July, 2022

More than 20 people killed in south Iran floods
# Flooding
# Flooding

More than 20 people killed in south Iran floods

Jul 23rd 2022, 10:25 AM 6,484 Views 0 Comments

Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade alongside regular floods.

# flooding - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Ireland 'urgently' needs to do more to protect coasts and adapt to climate change impacts
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Ireland 'urgently' needs to do more to protect coasts and adapt to climate change impacts

Jul 20th 2022, 10:26 AM 10,028 Views 30 Comments

The Climate Change Advisory Council said heatwaves show the “need for urgent action on adaptation”.

# flooding - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Tourists stranded as Yellowstone park closed following historic floods
# Flooding
# Flooding

Tourists stranded as Yellowstone park closed following historic floods

Jun 14th 2022, 9:25 PM 28,764 Views 2 Comments

Numerous homes and other structures were destroyed, but there were no immediate reports of injuries.

# flooding - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Record-breaking hurricane hits Mexico at over 160 km/h
# Mexico
# Mexico

Record-breaking hurricane hits Mexico at over 160 km/h

May 31st 2022, 12:43 PM 16,837 Views 6 Comments

The hurricane made landfall on a sparsely populated stretch of small beach towns in southern Mexico yesterday afternoon.

# flooding - Monday 23 May, 2022

Deluges of rain flood parts of India and Bangladesh
# Flooding
# Flooding

Deluges of rain flood parts of India and Bangladesh

May 23rd 2022, 1:33 PM 4,449 Views 0 Comments

At least 24 people have been killed due to the floods in recent weeks.

# flooding - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

South Africa launches relief cash for Durban flooding as at least 448 dead
# KwaZulu-Natal
# KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa launches relief cash for Durban flooding as at least 448 dead

Apr 19th 2022, 10:02 PM 7,423 Views 0 Comments

Nearly 4,000 homes have been destroyed and more than 40,000 people displaced.

# flooding - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Floods in South Africa’s Durban area kill more than 300
# KwaZulu-Natal
# KwaZulu-Natal

Floods in South Africa’s Durban area kill more than 300

Apr 14th 2022, 9:30 PM 21,961 Views 3 Comments

The persistent rains have wreaked havoc, destroying homes, collapsing buildings and washing away major roads.

# flooding - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

At least 45 people killed in South Africa floods
# Flooding
# Flooding

At least 45 people killed in South Africa floods

Apr 12th 2022, 5:49 PM 9,030 Views 0 Comments

The deluge damaged the port, major highways and surrounding areas in KwaZulu-Natal province, according to local officials.

# flooding - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Australia to declare deadly east coast floods a national emergency
# Australia
# Australia

Australia to declare deadly east coast floods a national emergency

Mar 9th 2022, 8:05 AM 15,361 Views 1 Comment

Prime Minister Scott Morrison made the announcement during a visit to flood-devastated Lismore.

# flooding - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Sydney prepares for more torrential rain after flooding kills 14 people
# Australia
# Australia

Sydney prepares for more torrential rain after flooding kills 14 people

Mar 2nd 2022, 7:30 AM 19,661 Views 7 Comments

As much as eight inches of rain is forecast for Australia’s largest city.

# flooding - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro
# Brazil
# Brazil

At least 78 people dead due to flash floods and landslides near Rio de Janeiro

Feb 16th 2022, 8:50 PM 19,387 Views 1 Comment

A “state of disaster” has been declared.

# flooding - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Met Éireann issues advisory for potentially 'multi-hazard and disruptive event' from Thursday night
# Flooding
# Flooding

Met Éireann issues advisory for potentially 'multi-hazard and disruptive event' from Thursday night

Feb 15th 2022, 3:39 PM 84,172 Views 22 Comments

Met Éireann is warning of strong winds and coastal flooding later this week.

# flooding - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

22 people dead and dozens others injured as flooding hits Ecuador capital
# Quito
# Quito

22 people dead and dozens others injured as flooding hits Ecuador capital

Feb 1st 2022, 10:43 PM 12,120 Views 1 Comment

Many in the city of 2.7 million people were taken to shelters.

# flooding - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Some Wexford homes saw one-metre flood levels after 'devastating' Christmas rainfall
# Wexford
# Wexford

Some Wexford homes saw one-metre flood levels after 'devastating' Christmas rainfall

Updated Dec 26th 2021, 5:25 PM 81,265 Views 25 Comments

The flooding has been particularly severe in county Wexford.

# flooding - Saturday 25 December, 2021

Wexford motorists urged to 'stay off' roads until tomorrow after rain brings widespread flooding
# Warning
# Warning

Wexford motorists urged to 'stay off' roads until tomorrow after rain brings widespread flooding

Dec 25th 2021, 8:11 PM 44,681 Views 22 Comments

A Status Yellow rain warning was issued for the county this evening.

# flooding - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Floods displace thousands in Malaysia
# Flooding
# Flooding

Floods displace thousands in Malaysia

Dec 18th 2021, 5:04 PM 15,335 Views 4 Comments

The Meteorological Department warned that heavy rain was expected to persist in 12 of the country’s 16 states and territories throughout tomorrow.

# flooding - Thursday 21 October, 2021

How Irish Rail is fighting an ‘alarming increase in erosion’ near vulnerable railway lines
# Is The Coast Clear?
# Is The Coast Clear?

How Irish Rail is fighting an ‘alarming increase in erosion’ near vulnerable railway lines

Oct 21st 2021, 12:05 AM 33,861 Views 18 Comments
  • Projects to safeguard Irish railways from climate change long-term are at early stages, Lauren Boland reports.
  • Coastal erosion on the south-east line and flooding in Ballycar have been exacerbated by climate change.
  • However, it could be up to 10 years before the measures are fully implemented.

# flooding - Monday 6 September, 2021

Biden approves federal aid for New York and New Jersey after deadly flooding
# Hurricane Ida
# Hurricane Ida

Biden approves federal aid for New York and New Jersey after deadly flooding

Sep 6th 2021, 6:47 PM 8,352 Views 1 Comment

At least 50 people were killed in six Eastern states as record rainfall overwhelmed rivers and sewer systems.

# flooding - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Hurricane Ida: At least 25 dead as flash floods slam New York area
# Storm Ida
# Storm Ida

Hurricane Ida: At least 25 dead as flash floods slam New York area

Updated Sep 2nd 2021, 9:58 PM 55,166 Views 12 Comments

The National Weather Service recorded 3.15 inches of rain in Central Park in one hour last night.

# flooding - Monday 23 August, 2021

Dozens still missing after floods surge through Tennessee
# Humpreys County
# Humpreys County

Dozens still missing after floods surge through Tennessee

Updated Aug 23rd 2021, 9:30 PM 27,059 Views 2 Comments

Historic storms dumped as much as 38cm of rain in one day.

# flooding - Friday 13 August, 2021

Over 300 now dead as fresh flooding in central China kills another 21 people
# Hubei
# Hubei

Over 300 now dead as fresh flooding in central China kills another 21 people

Aug 13th 2021, 1:31 PM 7,939 Views 0 Comments

The latest deaths add to the more than 300 people killed in flooding last month.

# flooding - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Thunderstorm warning to remain in place until 10pm
# Weather
# Weather

Thunderstorm warning to remain in place until 10pm

Updated Aug 5th 2021, 7:35 PM 55,758 Views 29 Comments

The Status Yellow warning has been extended from 7pm until 10pm tonight.

# flooding - Monday 2 August, 2021

Death toll in central China floods has tripled to over 300
# Zhengzhou
# Zhengzhou

Death toll in central China floods has tripled to over 300

Aug 2nd 2021, 3:13 PM 9,721 Views 8 Comments

The revised figure is three times the original estimate.

# flooding - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

At least 25 die in floods after a year's rain fell on China province in three days
# Zhengzhou
# Zhengzhou

At least 25 die in floods after a year's rain fell on China province in three days

Updated Jul 21st 2021, 3:56 PM 18,329 Views 9 Comments

A year’s average rainfall fell in just three days.

# flooding - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Belgium holds a day of mourning as Angela Merkel visits flood victims in Germany
# Floods
# Floods

Belgium holds a day of mourning as Angela Merkel visits flood victims in Germany

Jul 20th 2021, 1:44 PM 6,074 Views 1 Comment

At least 200 people have died in western Europe, with rescuers still searching for victims.

# flooding - Monday 19 July, 2021

Death toll from floods in Germany hits 165 as officials defend preparation
# Europe Flooding
# Europe Flooding

Death toll from floods in Germany hits 165 as officials defend preparation

Jul 19th 2021, 12:53 PM 9,759 Views 2 Comments

The death toll rose as emergency services continued to comb through decimated towns in search of dozens of people still missing.

# flooding - Thursday 15 July, 2021

At least 67 dead in Germany, Belgium as storms ravage Europe
# Flooding
# Flooding

At least 67 dead in Germany, Belgium as storms ravage Europe

Updated Jul 15th 2021, 10:30 PM 45,495 Views 16 Comments

The floods have also affected Luxemburg, the Netherlands and Belgium, where four have died.

Moon 'wobble' to cause surge of severe flooding in 2030s, Nasa warns
# Moon Wobble
# Moon Wobble

Moon 'wobble' to cause surge of severe flooding in 2030s, Nasa warns

Jul 15th 2021, 4:00 PM 53,418 Views 51 Comments

Flooding will affect almost all US mainland coastlines, sometimes in clusters that could last over a month.

# flooding - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Flash floods cause chaos as London receives a month's worth of rain in one day
# London
# London

Flash floods cause chaos as London receives a month's worth of rain in one day

Jul 13th 2021, 11:43 AM 35,331 Views 13 Comments

Photos posted on social media show cars submerged on flooded roads.

# flooding - Friday 9 July, 2021

Subway stations flooded and roads shut in New York ahead of arrival of Storm Elsa
# New York
# New York

Subway stations flooded and roads shut in New York ahead of arrival of Storm Elsa

Jul 9th 2021, 8:21 AM 21,478 Views 20 Comments

Between 2 and 4 inches of water fell in a series of thunderstorms over the city.

# flooding - Sunday 21 March, 2021

More evacuation orders issued in Australia amid worst flooding in decades
# New South Wales
# New South Wales

More evacuation orders issued in Australia amid worst flooding in decades

Mar 21st 2021, 7:21 AM 47,820 Views 16 Comments

Hundreds of people have been rescued from rising waters, authorities said.

# flooding - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Flooding in Cork, Kerry and other areas following Status Orange rainfall warnings
# Flooding
# Flooding

Flooding in Cork, Kerry and other areas following Status Orange rainfall warnings

Updated Feb 23rd 2021, 9:04 PM 63,751 Views 18 Comments

A Status Orange rainfall warning for Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford was in place throughout today.

# flooding - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information
# Info Hub
# Info Hub

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information

Dec 30th 2020, 11:30 AM 7,648 Views 0 Comments

Our community-driven platform Noteworthy helps you find out if you are in an area prone to floods, landslides, high radon and more.

# flooding - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Taoiseach pledges support for businesses in Cork after severe flooding
# High Tide
# High Tide

Taoiseach pledges support for businesses in Cork after severe flooding

Updated Oct 20th 2020, 3:45 PM 83,929 Views 62 Comments

High tide was expected at 8.35am, and brought heavy flooding to areas of the city.

# flooding - Monday 19 October, 2020

Rainfall warning for entire country in place today and tomorrow
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Rainfall warning for entire country in place today and tomorrow

Updated Oct 19th 2020, 2:07 PM 42,916 Views 15 Comments

Heavy rainfall is expected at times with a risk of local flooding.

# flooding - Friday 2 October, 2020

Heavy rain on the way with risk of flooding in some areas
# Forecast
# Forecast

Heavy rain on the way with risk of flooding in some areas

Oct 2nd 2020, 9:59 AM 29,455 Views 7 Comments

Met Éireann says unsettled conditions will continue in the coming days.

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