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2 hrs ago | WESH-TV

Heavy rain causing flooding concerns in part of Central Florida

CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. ALL BEACHGOERS ARE URGED TO SWIM NEAR LIFEGUARD TOWERS.

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6 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Fire-weary Washington communities face new threat in flash floods

And no one who's seen the destruction wrought by March's Highway 530 mudslide in Snohomish County can disagree with these chilling words in the "flash flood watch" the weather service issued:"Rushing water and debris, including trees and rocks, can damage or destroy culverts, bridges, roads and buildings."

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Related Topix: Weather, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Washington, Mudflow, Snohomish County, WA, Natural Disasters

7 hrs ago | Daily Echo

MP slams ministers for not hitting flood hit town

It is five months since large areas of Romsey were under water after the River Test burst its banks causing misery for homes and businesses.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

Minnesota Wants Say In Red River Diversion Lawsuit

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to participate in a lawsuit challenging a Red River diversion project so it can be heard on arguments about state regulation.

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ABC News

Lockhart Council endorses flood studies but admits it'll take years to implement mitigation measures

The council engaged a consultancy firm after the 2010 and 2012 floods to develop flood studies for Lockhart and The Rock.

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Inhabitat

Could a Spillway Bar Pavilion Manage Seine Flooding in Paris?

With water levels rising worldwide , there's a very real risk of floods in any city that has a river at its core, and architect Dr. Margot KrasojeviA has envisioned a dynamic pavilion that could play a vital role in Paris' flood control infrastructure.

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Bluffton Today

VIDEOS: Heavy rain, flooding hits Savannah

Some areas of Savannah saw almost 5 inches of rain Monday afternoon, causing numerous accidents and flooding across the city.

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Related Topix: Weather, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Natural Disasters, Port Wentworth, GA

Home

Eddyville gets $1M federal grant for flood project

The city of Eddyville is getting more than $1 million to improve its stormwater handling system to protect the city from Des Moines River flooding.

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Mansfield Chad

Southwell flooding festival narrowly avoids flash floods

A festival to help boost funds to protect a town from flooding narrowly missed being affected by flash floods at the weekend.

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Related Topix: Weather, World News, United Kingdom, Nottinghamshire County, England, Natural Disasters

Evening News

Norwich street floods seven times in two months

Sunday marked the seventh time since May that people living there faced fear and anxiety that their homes would fill with water again.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

Plans drawn up to cut flood risk

A STRATEGY has been developed by the council to help manage flood risk in Swindon and is set to be approved later this year.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, World News, Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England

WTEN-TV Albany

Halfmoon insurance denies flood claims

A local town's insurance company is denying claims to residents who had their property heavily damaged during June flooding.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Flash Flood Warning issued for surrounding counties

A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for several surrounding counties as scattered storms move across the Charlotte region Monday morning.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Washington's wines

If you want to understand what makes Washington state's wines so delicious - and sometimes so unique - all you need to do is just look at the place.

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Related Topix: Washington, Washington Government, Wine, Drink, Spring Valley (Washington, DC), Natural Disasters, Weather

Sudbury Today

Residents hit back in flood protection bid

The landlord of a house in East Street in Sudbury has called for an urgent investigation by to find the cause of repeated flooding.

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This is Local London

Homes flooded as rain continues to fall - pictures

Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool in Roundhills has also encountered problems and posted on its Facebook page: "We have just experienced a flood of water from the rain down the car park.

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Eastern Daily Press

Heavy rain causes Norwich to flood again

Heavy rain brought chaos to Norwich yet again - with 120 calls received in just three hours by the Norfolk fire service and one school has been forced to close.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

County of Maui

Flood Notification #09 - Flash Flood Watch

The NWS has CONTINUED a FLASH FLOOD WATCH for Maui County, in effect through 6:00 p.m. Monday.

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Gawker

Giant Rubber Duck Can't Catch A Break, Washes Away in Chinese Flood

A giant, 59-foot rubber duck made by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, was happily floating on the Nanming River in China's Guizhou Province, when it went missing on Wednesday night after days of heavy rain , local media reports say.

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Andover Advertiser

Flooding follows thunderstorms

People sunbath on the bank of the river Thames in Windsor, Berkshire as temperatures across many southern parts of England are expected to top 30C today.

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Related Topix: Berkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Weather, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Essex County, England,

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