Heavy rain causes flooding in Charleroi

Heavy rain causes flooding in Charleroi

The south of Belgium is underneath yellow or orange alert, relying on the provinces this Wednesday, in keeping with the Royal Meteorological Institute.

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Dhe quick however heavy rains fell repeatedly in Hainaut on Wednesday.

In Charleroi, a number of streets had been flooded. In accordance with the Hainaut-Est rescue zone, contacted by our colleagues from Sudinfo, round ten pumping interventions had been carried out, primarily within the south of Charleroi (Marcinelle, Couillet, Châtelet).

Yellow and orange alert

The south of the nation is underneath yellow or orange alert, relying on the provinces this Wednesday. Rain and thunderclaps stay on this system, says the Royal Meteorological Institute (IRM).

As well as, a really lively undulating chilly entrance will affect our climate, inflicting intense precipitation. We will domestically discover round 50 mm of rain or extra in 24 hours (from Tuesday night to Wednesday night), justifying the orange alert for a number of provinces. In locations, thunderstorms and gales will even be attainable within the southeastern half of the nation. The areas that may expertise the heaviest precipitation are troublesome to foretell.



Discover all our climate forecasts on www.lesoir.be/meteo.



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