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Severe floods in the southern island of New Zealand

Severe floods in the southern island of New Zealand

Hundreds of people have been taken to safety in New Zealand after severe floods in the Canterbury region. This was preceded by heavy rains.

In Akaroa, for example, more precipitation was recorded in two days than at the start of the year, the NIWA tweeted Monday.

Publication date: May 31, 2021, 8:25 am

Last update: May 31, 2021, 8:30 a.m.

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