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Flooding in Eastern Germany. In some areas of eastern and southern Germany, the flooding was described as the worst since 2002. At least 16 people have died and thousands have been displaced. Further downstream along the Elbe, Vltava, and Danube Rivers, residents prepared for the rising water.Where was the flooding in Germany?
Flooding in Germany Water Levels Stabilize along Rhine, Mosel Rivers. In Koblenz, where the Mosel converges into the Rhine, flood waters swept over the city's main landmark, the famous Das Deutsche Eck (German corner) monument to German Emperor Wilhelm I. But the worst appeared to be over near Koblenz.Where is flooding in Europe?
Extreme flooding in Central Europe began after several days of heavy rain in late May and early June 2013. Flooding and damages primarily affected south and east German states (Thuringia, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Lower Saxony, Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg), western regions of the Czech Republic (Bohemia), and Austria.Is water in Germany?
The major bodies of water in Germany are the Danube, Rhine, Elbe and Weser rivers. Germany does have some small lakes, but these are mostly glacial and located in the mountains. The largest lake, Bodensee, lies on Germany's border with Switzerland and Austria.