Flooding in the United States: people were rescued, clinging to trees

July 22, 2013. Large-scale flooding in the south-western United States. High water was raided in the normally arid Arizona. The cause of the flood was a heavy downpour — the banks came out of the river. Water was coming very fast, flooded highways and dozens of motorists were trapped in their own cars. Had to release them with the help of helicopters.

No better situation in neighboring Mexico. In the north, showers did not cease for three days. During that time, had the annual rainfall. High water caused considerable disruption to transport links. Podtopilo International Airport Chiuahua. Air carriers had to cancel dozens of flights. Meteorological forecasts are disappointing: Showers and thunderstorms in the region do not stop for at least another few days.

Source: FinalNews

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