As reported vesti.ru, hundreds of homes were flooded in the capital of Denmark — Copenhagen — because of heavy rainfall that began last night. In the center of the city under water were some of the streets, subways and the lower floors of buildings.
Highways Agency has informed the closure of the country's four major highways around the capital city, as well as violations of the timetable of passenger trains.
Due to gusty winds in the city were damaged power lines and telephone services, according to ITAR-TASS.
Element descended on Copenhagen on Saturday night. Showers were accompanied by large hail, thunder and lightning — Danish Meteorological Institute has counted 12,000 digits. In some areas of the city just a few hours 150 millimeters of rain fell, which, according to the meteorologist on duty, twice the monthly norm.