Data Map: On February 7, local time, the UK was hit by a flood. British weather forecasters warned that the storm belt is expected to hit the Atlantic Ocean, adding to the turbulent winter weather, which has caused some parts of the UK to be the wettest month in a century.
Chinanews.com, February 11th, according to the report, the Thames River in the United Kingdom has broken down after years of high water levels, causing flooding of riverside towns in the upper reaches of London, and government officials Then big hits & ldquo; saliva 仗 rd ; , , , , , , , , , 。
It is reported that local residents and soldiers piled sandbags together to try to protect the property, but the river broke through the fortifications and still caused some areas to flood.
The British nightmare continues, and the British Environmental Protection Agency issued a new wave of 14 new serious flood warnings. The Thames River flowing through London and Oxford continued to flow due to floods, and the water level reached a new high. May bring new disasters.
It is reported that the southwestern part of England has become a water country because of strong storms for several weeks. Tens of thousands of residents have no electricity available, railway tracks are broken, and water accumulation cannot be ruled out. Residents are forced to evacuate to other areas.
And the most serious flood in Britain in the past few decades has also caused a high level of public grievances. The British government has so far failed to do so. Officials have begun to explode and blame each other. The flood crisis has become the hot potato of Prime Minister Cameron. British political leaders, including Cameron, have traveled to the disaster area.
Thames River is 12 miles from Oxfordshire in the west of London to central London, then from East London to the sea, along with two flood warnings issued by the Environmental Protection Agency, the Thames water level will rise at least Lasts 24 hours. According to measurements made at the main estuary, the current Thames water level has exceeded the water level at the 2003 flood.
Community and local government minister Eric Pickles criticized the EPA for knowing more about water than any politician, but provided poor advice on the flood plan. Lord Smith, the chairman of the Environmental Protection Agency, retorted that the work of the Environmental Protection Agency was limited by the government’s norms and that his subordinates were incompetent.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said on the 10th after visiting the disaster area Somerset that the government should promote the construction of the dredging road in the past few years and called on the relevant units to focus on disaster relief. Criticize each other.
Responsible Editor: Zhang Xiaofang