Flash flood emergencies for 3 #SouthCarolina counties

  Charleston, South Carolina (CNN) One word keeps popping up to describe the torrents tearing through eastern South Carolina — emergency. While emergency workers pulled motorists out of cars stuck in rushing flood waters overnight, the National Weather Service issued flash flood emergencies for two more counties, bringing the total to three.   Source: Flash flood emergencies for 3 South Carolina counties – CNN.com Continue reading Flash flood emergencies for 3 #SouthCarolina counties

At least 16 dead after heavy rains flood #FrenchRiviera

  (CNN) Horrific accounts of people drowning in a retirement home and being trapped in a road tunnel by floodwater have emerged after the French Riviera was hit by extreme downpours. Rainfall on an “exceptional scale” set off flash floods that wreaked havoc along France’s southeastern Mediterranean coast late Saturday, killing at least 16 people and leaving three more missing, authorities said.   Source: At least 16 dead after heavy rains flood French Riviera – CNN.com Continue reading At least 16 dead after heavy rains flood #FrenchRiviera