Satellite analysis shows rivers bursting banks Large swathes of the region have seen rivers overflowing following torrential rainfall. The red areas on the map below show where there has been flooding in recent days. In Germany, the states of Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia have been worst hit.What is the 'flood of death' in Germany?
GERMANY’S deluged towns and cities are set for more torrential downpours after more than 100 people were killed in what has been dubbed the "flood of death". Weather maps in stricken areas of the country are dotted with extreme danger warnings as freakish thunderstorms are poised to unleash a torrent of rain — sparking fears dams could burst.Which countries have been hit by flooding in Europe?
Areas of Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Switzerland have been hit. Large swathes of the region have seen rivers overflowing following torrential rainfall. The red areas on the map below show where there has been flooding in recent days.How many people are still missing from the German floods?
At least 155 people remain missing in Germany a week after days of extreme rainfall in western Europe caused devastating floods. The president of the country’s disaster relief organisation said she “did not expect” rescue teams to find any more survivors in the debris.