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VIDEO: Deluge Leaves Zadar in Croatia Under Water

Following heavy rain in the Croatian coastal city of Zadar, roads on Monday were flooded and schools suspended – while parts of the city are without electricity.

Sven Milekic
BIRN
Zagreb
Zadar streets under water.

The local news site 057 reports that parts of the coastal city of Zadar in Croatia are under water, after heavy rain fell in the space of only two hours on Monday morning – the worst single rainfall since 1986, meteorologists said.

Many roads are flooded and whole neighbourhoods are without electricity. Some schools have suspended classes. As rain continues to fall, the city authorities have urged residents not to drive until they receive further notice.

 

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