Flood Wave Headed for Odessa

15 Oct 2008 by Local Press Report
KIEV, Ukraine

A flood wave is headed to the lower course of the Dnister River in the Odessa region, according to the Odessa Department of Water Industry. A flood peak is now on the upper reaches of the Dnister with a water level up 1-2 meters due to rains in western Ukraine. The flood peak will hit the Biliayivka district on October 14, the Department of Water Industry said. The Odessa Regional Emergencies Ministry Department said there was no serious threat to farmland or residential areas. Source: Ukrainian Radio

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