|Type of Event:||Floods|
|Location of Event:||Luxembourg|
|Date of Charter Activation:||2021-07-15|
|Time of Charter Activation:||14:11|
|Time zone of Charter Activation:||UTC+02:00|
|Charter Requestor:||CGDIS – National Fire and rescue Corps Luxembourg (Corps Grand-Ducal d'Incendie et de secours)|
Torrential rain in Luxembourg has caused rivers to burst their banks, damaging homes and causing traffic disruption, and fallen trees have blocked roads.
The emergency services have reported people who were impacted by the floods have had to evacuate their homes and go to nearby centres. More rain is forecast, increasing the potential for further flooding.
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