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Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 18 June, 2019

#Floods

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From TheJournal.ie Venice flooded as 200 evacuated in Tuscany Venice

Venice flooded as 200 evacuated in Tuscany

Floodwaters led to the evacuations after bad weather hit northern Italy this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Rain to ease off after yesterday's downpours Weather

Rain to ease off after yesterday's downpours

Meanwhile, Cork city is bracing itself for this morning’s high tide and any flooding it might bring.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added tweets from ten years ago Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added tweets from ten years ago

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Councils use new service MapAlerter to spread information to public Alerts

Councils use new service MapAlerter to spread information to public

The creator of the service said it could be a crucial tool for councils this winter during severe weather conditions.

From TheJournal.ie Floods kill six in southern Spain Spain

Floods kill six in southern Spain

At least 600 people had to be evacuated from their homes in the Andalusia region yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Insurance Federation before committee over flood insurance failures Flood Insurance

Irish Insurance Federation before committee over flood insurance failures

Representatives from the IIF were before the Joint Committee on Environment, Culture and the Gaeltacht today.

From TheJournal.ie Flooding risk continues as wet weather and winds persist What The Fliuch?

Flooding risk continues as wet weather and winds persist

Met Éireann’s weather warning says further spells of heavy rain are expected today, with flooding in the north and east.

From TheJournal.ie 35 tonnes of Irish aid flown to Niger after floods Niger

35 tonnes of Irish aid flown to Niger after floods

Severe floods struck the regions of Tillaberi and Dosso earlier this month, following on the heels of a food crisis and refugee crisis.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Dramatic Rescue of the Day

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From TheJournal.ie In photos: Torrential rains deluge Manila Philippines This post contains images

In photos: Torrential rains deluge Manila

The Philippines’s capital has been turned into a “water world” in a deluge that has killed at least 23 people and forced hundreds of thousands to flee.

From TheJournal.ie China raises Beijing storm toll to 77 after outcry Beijing

China raises Beijing storm toll to 77 after outcry

The death toll of Beijing’s flash floods has been raised after public questioning of the tally.

From TheJournal.ie Cork councils to receive €700,000 for flood clean-up Floods

Cork councils to receive €700,000 for flood clean-up

Three councils will receive the funding to help clean up the city and county after last month’s flooding.

From TheJournal.ie China censors coverage of deadly Beijing floods Censorship This post contains images

China censors coverage of deadly Beijing floods

There has been fierce criticism of the government which has been accused of not doing enough to prevent the deaths of at least 37 people.

From TheJournal.ie 37 dead in China's worst flooding in over 60 years Beijing

37 dead in China's worst flooding in over 60 years

Beijing residents have been highly critical of what they believe to be poor drainage systems and insufficient warnings.

From TheJournal.ie Ten die in record rains in Beijing Weather

Ten die in record rains in Beijing

The death toll across China has reached 20.

From TheJournal.ie Japan: Troops fly supplies to people cut off after floods Japan

Japan: Troops fly supplies to people cut off after floods

Some 3,500 people have been cut off in mountainous areas due to landslides and fallen trees following unprecedented rain.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands flee as floods hit Japan Japan

Thousands flee as floods hit Japan

More than 400,000 people were told to leave their homes in Japan to avoid possible disaster. The death toll remains at 20, with nine people reported missing.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Russia mourns flood dead as questions mount Russia

Russia mourns flood dead as questions mount

Flags flew at half-mast over the Kremlin in honour of the 171 confirmed dead in the country’s worst flooding disaster – but questions are mounting over whether officials did enough to warn of the impending calamity.

From TheJournal.ie Videos: Devastating floods kill 146 in southern Russia Russia This post contains videos

Videos: Devastating floods kill 146 in southern Russia

President Vladimir Putin described the worst natural disaster in the Krasnodar region’s history as a “catastrophe”.

From TheJournal.ie Grab your umbrella - it's going to rain. Hard. Weather

Grab your umbrella - it's going to rain. Hard.

There is a risk of further flash flooding in Cork, Met Éireann has warned.

From TheJournal.ie Cork floods: Clean-up bill expected to pass €1million Floods

Cork floods: Clean-up bill expected to pass €1million

The council has said it is “not possible” to put a timescale on the repairs that will be needed in the worst-hit towns.

From TheJournal.ie Cork flood victims to get emergency cash for food Flood Relief

Cork flood victims to get emergency cash for food

The first grants of up to €1000 are expected to be made this week as the recovery effort continues.

From TheJournal.ie Wet and dull: how Met Éireann summarised June's weather Wet 'n' Dull

Wet and dull: how Met Éireann summarised June's weather

No surprises there then.

From TheJournal.ie Cork floods: Clonakilty is 'open for business' insists Mayor Floods

Cork floods: Clonakilty is 'open for business' insists Mayor

Work continues on the clean-up operation after extensive damage was caused to a number of Cork towns yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Thursday Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Mud and more mud: Flood clean-up begins (Pics) Floods This post contains images

Mud and more mud: Flood clean-up begins (Pics)

Water has been pumped from many of the areas affected by today’s flooding, leaving in its wake mud, debris and damaged businesses.

From TheJournal.ie Flooding, power cuts reported around Ireland following heavy rainfall Floods

Flooding, power cuts reported around Ireland following heavy rainfall

Motorists in parts of Northern Ireland were forced to abandon vehicles last night. Meanwhile, localised flooding has been reported in parts of Cork, Waterford, Tipperary, Wicklow and Westmeath.

From TheJournal.ie Clonakilty "was like Venice" during floods Floods

Clonakilty "was like Venice" during floods

The Mayor of Clonakilty said that the flooding has devastated businesses and homes, flooded 150 cars and left the town looking like the aftermath of a tsunami. Douglas Village was also damaged in the floods.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie 7 tips for staying safe on the roads during this morning's floods Road Safety

7 tips for staying safe on the roads during this morning's floods

The worst of the rain seems to have passed – but the roads still present many hazards for motorists this morning.

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: Flash flooding hits around the country Floods This post contains images

In pictures: Flash flooding hits around the country

Heavy rainfall last night has led to flooding around the country, with Cork city and county the worst affected area.

From TheJournal.ie Bandon to get 100-year flood protection Flooding

Bandon to get 100-year flood protection

A €10 million scheme for the Cork town was revealed yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Holidaymakers winched out as 'frightening' floods hit Welsh villages Floods This post contains videos

Holidaymakers winched out as 'frightening' floods hit Welsh villages

The floods were so powerful that a lifeboat crew also had to be rescued by helicopter.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here’s nine things you really should know before 9am…

From TheJournal.ie Dublin flood works not yet completed Floods

Dublin flood works not yet completed

It is estimated it will take around two years for Dublin’s flood works to be completed – one TD tells TheJournal.ie he is hopeful everything be completed without delays and there won’t be a repeat of October 2011′s flooding.