Ukraine

Ukraine: About the flood in Transcarpathian region 13 Mar 2001

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Situation Report
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From The reference of the Information and Analytical Department by state to 9:00 a.m. on March 13, 2001 (BRIEF VERSION)

During the last 24 hours stabile abatement of water's levels has continued on all rivers of Transcarpathian region. The water level on Tisa river near Chop town is 1130 cm (maximum - 1347 cm).

By state to 6:00 a.m. on March 13 245 inhabited localities (i.l.) was underflooding (33 282 buildings), destructed - 1 297 buildings, resettled - 12 381 persons, de-energized 1 i.l. (recovered for a day - 4 i.l.), disconected automatic telephone systems - 10 (recovered for a day - 5) in suffered areas of the region. 6 persons died as a result of the flood.