#Flashflood

5 April.Jakarta, Indonesia
Flash floods were caused due to torrential rains in the region. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • More than 75 die in Indonesia and East Timor as floods hit due to torrential rains, according to reports
  • Massive destruction took place due to the flash floods forcing people to flee to shelters
  • Flash floods are common across the Southeast Asian archipelago during the rainy season

4 April.Jakarta, Indonesia
The floods have hit at Catholic majority Flores Island majorly. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • At least 23 people were killed after flash floods swept an island in Indonesia's easternmost state
  • Rescuers are struggling to reach the remote and worst-hit area in East Flores regency
  • Extreme weather is expected to continue in the coming week, National Disaster Mitigation Agency said

29 March.Nashville, TN, USA
Nashville airport recorded at least 7 inches of rain since Saturday. (Photo Credits: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The flash floods were caused due to severe weather 
  • Up to 130 people have been rescued by the water rescue teams 
  • There were also reports of possible tornado damage 

22 March.Sydney NSW, Australia
A rescue worker helped residents in Sydney cross flooded roads. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Fresh deluge worsened 'one in 100 year' Australia floods
  • Thousands of people were ordered to evacuate and over 200 schools were closed
  • The floods come just after a year of unprecedented bushfires across the same region

10 March.Honululu, HI, USA
Authorities have asked people to stay vigilant. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • The rainfall has caused catastrophic flooding from a stream
  • The Honolulu Department of Emergency Management directed people to leave Haleiwa town
  • Maui County Mayor Michael Victorino’s office said nearly six homes on Maui and two bridges were heavily damaged