Category Archives: Germany

Flooding Germany

By | July 18, 2021

Hello everyone, here’s the update from 17.07.2021 on the current situation. On the night of Wednesday to Thursday, parts of Germany were ravaged by very severe storms. The district of Ahrweiler in Rhineland-Palatinate was particularly severely hit. Several thousand rescue workers have been deployed there for days. In some areas, the situation is slowly relaxing,… Read More »

Amateur Radio responds to flooding in Western Europe

By | July 17, 2021

Unprecedented heavy rain caused widespread flooding in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands with over 120 deaths and hundreds more people unaccounted for. The rains which started on Wednesday caused rivers to burst their banks and the water converged into major rivers like the Meuse, Mosel and Rhine causing damage to bridges and other infrastructure such… Read More »