This pamphlet is to inform about the effects, causes, and saftey procedures of flooding.

Flooding

 By Josh And Ethan

 

Conditions during flooding are

 

harsh. Water currents are strong

 

and can easily take large objects

 

With them. During the beginning,

 

heavy rainfall will countinue. High 

 

wind are also likely during these

 

floods. Sometimes, flooding is 

 

caused by hurricanes or trocial 

 

cyclones. Conditions vary between

 

different types of floods.

 

 Conditions


Floods can happen at any time

 

but mainly during rainy

 

months. Most rainy months 

 

in spring months such as April

 

or May. Vulnurable areas

 

are riverbanks, and streams.

 

 

When do floods occur? 

 

The damages of flooding are

 

severe. Flooding can destory 

 

destory structure and wash 

 

away cars and large objects.

 

Floods can cause death in

 

many different ways.

 

Drowning, electricution, and 

 

blunt force trauma. Make

 

sure you know how to stay 

 

safe! Read about it in the next

 

section!

Damage of flooding 

 

Saftey Precautions for floods

 

are important to know.

 

Move to higher ground.

 

Water is less likely to reach

 

you there. Stay off wet roads.

 

They are slippery and will

 

bring no good. If your vehicle

 

becomes trapped, make sure

 

to abandon it. You are more 

 

important than your car.

 

 

 

 

 Flooding Saftey Precautions

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http://www.floodsafety.noaa.gov/

 

 

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/

 

environment/natural-disasters/floods-safety-

 

tips/

 

 

https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/pag

 

es/flood_facts.jsp

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