* Rains, winds hit Poland, Hungary and
* Thousands evacuated, power outages
in some areas
WARSAW, May 17 (Reuters) - Flash floods
triggered by days of heavy rain have killed at least four people, forced
mass evacuations and cut off power to thousands in central Europe and weather
forecasts offered no hope of respite in coming days.
In southern Poland, one woman in her
60s and a 45-year-old man perished on Monday in separate incidents after
being washed away by flood waters, officials and local media reported.
The Polish interior ministry said it