Tag Archives: flash flooding

Australia, east coast, storms, bushfires, region, flash flooding.

Floods, road closures in Australia as storms lash some bushfire-hit regions

01 January, 2020 8:34 am 8:34 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Parts of Australia’s east coast were hit by severe storms dousing some of the bushfires that have devastated the region for months but causing road closures and flash flooding. Fears of smoke from the fires disrupting the Australian Open tennis receded in Melbourne, where the main tournament was due to start on … Read More

Flood, Emergency Balochistan LAsbela flash flooding

Flood emergency declares in Balochistan’s Lasbela

02 February, 2019 10:14 am 10:14 am

QUETTA (92 News) – In Balochistan, flood emergency has been declared and Army called-in in district Lasbela after flash flooding caused by torrential rains in the area. According to Deputy Commissioner of Lasbela, rescue operation is in progress to evacuate some 200 families trapped in a village in the district. He said the torrential rains … Read More