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Watch: Flood saves Ukrainian town from Russian invasion

In a last-ditch attempt to stop Russia’s advance on the Ukrainian capital, a dam was intentionally lifted, flooding the town.

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Chance of rain and flooding as haze lifts

Forecasters predict high temperatures, with rainfall and chance of flooding.

Chance of rain and flooding as haze lifts

Death toll in South African floods surpasses 340, as thousands remain stranded

Officials declared a disaster emergency after catastrophic flooding ravaged entire communities in the Durban area.

Death toll in South African floods surpasses 340player

Brazil: 14 killed in flooding caused by heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro

At least 14 killed, including seven children, after days of heavy rains trigger flooding and landslides in state of Rio de Janeiro.

14 killed in flooding caused by heavy rains

Forecast for Wednesday: Occasional rain, chance of flooding

Wednesday is expected to bring more rain and a continued cold front along with possible flooding in the Judean desert.

Forecast for Wednesday: Occasional rain, chance of flooding

Snow! Coming to a hilltop near you on Wednesday night

A week of wintry, stormy weather culminating in snow in the north & central peaks, with flooding likely in Negev & coastal areas.

Snow! Coming to a hilltop near you on Wednesday night

Brazilian woman recounts finding devastation from floods

Brazil's Bahia state has suffered from floods for the past weeks.

Brazilian woman recounts finding devastation from floodsplayer

Flooding feared as winter storm Carmel hits Israel

Heavy winds, rain mark beginning of Carmel storm in Israel, with storm expected to peak later on Monday.

Flooding feared as winter storm Carmel hits Israel

Watch: Dead Sea area floods following weekend rains

First wave of post-preciipitation flooding hits southern Israel, Dead Sea area.

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Canada: 18,000 stranded following 'disastrous' flooding

1 dead, 3 missing and 18,000 stranded as emergency declared in western Canada.

Canada: 18,000 stranded following 'disastrous' flooding

Israel: Winter weather brings flood risks

Temperatures remain high as forecasters predict light rainfall, warn of flood risk.

Israel: Winter weather brings flood risks

The Mystery of the Flood

How should we understand the notion of HaShem "changing His mind"?

The Mystery of the Flood

Deadly Iran cyclone claims at least 9 lives, thousands uprooted

Armed troops said to be assisting residents stuck during the heavy flooding.

Deadly Iran cyclone claims at least 9 lives, thousands uprootedplayer

New York family drowns in ‘Death Trap’ basement apartment during Ira flooding

In the wake of extreme flooding in NYC, tragic details are emerging of families stranded in their homes.

New York family drowns in ‘Death Trap’ basement apartmentplayer

46 dead after Ida floods northeast USA

'Stay off the roads, we're not out of this yet,' NJ Gov. Murphy begs. Senior meteorologist: 'As far as the United States goes, it's gone.'

46 dead after Ida floods northeast USAplayer

NYC mayor calls flooding 'horrible and tragic' and says city will be there for families

New York Governor Kathy Hochul also speaks at press conference, addressing how to improve street level infrastructure against future floods.

NYC mayor calls record flooding 'horrible and tragic'

NYC Hatzalah crew runs 1.2 miles in waist-deep water to aid trapped woman in labor

A healthy baby was safely delivered by Hatzalah on a flooded NYC highway in the middle of Wednesday's historic rainfall.

NYC Hatzalah crew runs 1.2 miles to aid trapped woman in labor

At least 24 dead in New York, New Jersey floods

Authorities say many victims drowned in basement apartments which were flooded by remnants of Hurricane Ida.

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Torah scrolls rescued from flooded Williamsburg, NY synagogue by Hatzalah

After being rescued from basement entrance, Torah scrolls were unrolled on tables to dry out and remove any chance of further damage.

Torah scrolls rescued from flooded NYC synagogue by Hatzalah

At least 6 dead in New York City, New Jersey flooding

Four people have drowned in NYC basements; another two people died, one after being trapped in a submerged car near Passaic River.

At least 6 dead in NY, NJ floodingplayer

Tropical Depression Henri floods Chabad headquarters

Hurricane Henri downgrades to tropical depression, flooding '770' Chabad Lubavitch headquarters and leaving at least 135,000 without power.

Tropical Depression Henri floods Chabad headquartersplayer

N. Korea: COVID, flooding & sanctions but 'No' to outside help

North Korea’s cited a 'triple whammy' COVID-19 resurgence, economic sanctions, and major flooding but continues turning its back on help.

N. Korea: COVID, flooding & sanctions but 'No' to outside helpplayer

Watch: Strong winds tear roof off Chinese building

Severe storms ripped off the entire roof off a building in China as heavy rains and flooding swept the country.

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Watch: Worst flooding in half a century leaves thousands missing

Thousands remain missing and hundreds dead after 3-months worth of rain falls in just 24 hours time.

Watch: Worst flooding in half a century leaves thousands missingplayer

30 missing, at least six dead, in Germany floods

Six homes collapse due to flooding in Germany, police say.

30 missing, at least six dead, in Germany floods

Watch: 150 feared dead in India after glacier crashes into dam

As many as 150 feared dead in India after glacier breaks apart, sweeping away a hydroelectric dam and causing mass flooding.

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Flooding at Tel Aviv IDF bases

Floods damage buildings and IT systems; fire fighters dealt with 139 floods last night and today, most in central and Sharon areas.

Flooding at Tel Aviv IDF bases

Watch: Due to rains, Nahal Yaelim flows over

Rainfall led to flooding in Nahal Yaelim that flows from Arad through Judean Desert, spills into Dead Sea 5 km north of the Dead Sea hotels.

Watch: Due to rains, Nahal Yaelim flows overplayer

Roads flooded in Israel's southern Arava region

Arava Regional Council closes schools due to heavy rainfall and flooding.

Flooding in southern Israel

Three aircraft will be non-operational for two to three months

Five of eight aircraft damaged by flooding at Hatzor Base will be back in service in the next few days, a senior IAF official says.

Three aircraft will be non-operational for two to three months

Nature and Parks Authority warns: Avoid entering streams until water level drops

Nature and Parks Authority warns of collapse of riverbanks after forecasters predict cold, rain, and flooding.

'Avoid riverbanks and entering streams'

Air Force Commander sets up team to investigate Hatzor flooding

Major General Norkin notes incident did not coincide with expectations, stressing importance to research, learn, and apply lessons.

Air Force Commander sets up team to investigate Hatzor flooding

IAF official: 'We made a mistake when we didn't evacuate these Air Force bases'

Senior IAF official says base which flooded should've been among those evacuated prior to storm.

'We made a mistake not evacuating Air Force bases'

Israeli Air Force fighter jets suffer damage in winter flooding

Israeli Air Force fighter jets damaged after hangars flooded during winter storms. Damage could cost millions to repair.

IDF fighter jets damaged in winter flooding

Israeli PM visits family of man who tried to save people from flood

Prime Minister and three senior government ministers pay condolence call to family of man who drowned while trying to save family from flood

Netanyahu: Motti was a great heroplayer

Elevator drowning victims tried to call for help as water rose

Police reveal couple who drowned in Tel Aviv elevator attempted to call for help, but the call did not go through.

Elevator drowning victims tried to call for help as water roseplayer

Man who drowned trying to rescue family laid to rest

Nahayiya mayor eulogizes Moti Ben Shabbat. 'He was a hero of our city and of the entire country.'

Man who drowned trying to rescue family laid to rest

Rivlin: "There are Heroes in Israel" to Ben Shabbat family

State President Reuven Rivlin, sent a letter of condolence to Ben Shabbat family. The late Moti Ben Shabbat drowned after attempting to resc

Rivlin to Ben Shabbat Family: "There Are Heroes in Israel"

Recent heavy rainfall leads to flooding in Judean Desert, makes way to Dead Sea

Recent heavy rainfall causes flooding descending from the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea.

Heavy rainfall leads to flooding in Judean Desert, Dead Seaplayer

Nahariya: Schools and roads close due to flooding

Education Ministry closes local schools after kindergarten floods in northern Israel.

Flooding in Nahariya closes schools