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Torrential Rain Causes Flash Floods

Torrential Rain Causes Flash Floods

October 22
10:54 2018

North Cyprus News - WhirlwindHeavy rainfall hit the country on Saturday. Worst affected was the region between Güzelyurt and Nicosia.

Drivers were forced to pull over after sudden downpours made driving impossible. There was flooding in a number of regions.

In the Gallipoli (Gelibolu) area of Nicosia, some houses were flooded, rainwater damaged goods and properties. A whirlwind in Sadrazamköy left a trail of destruction the area. It dismantled greenhouses, damaging tomato crops. Kormacit was also affected suffering damage to power lines as tree branches were ripped off and tens of olive trees were destroyed.

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