Ukraine

Ukraine: About the flood in Transcarpathian region 14 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 14, 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 1058 cm (maximum - 1347 cm).

By state to 6:00 a.m. on March 14, 245 inhabited localities (i.l.) were underflooding (33 286 buildings), destructed - 1 548 buildings, resettled - 10 858 persons, de-energized 2 i.l., disconected automatic telephone systems - 9 (recovered for a day - 1) in suffered areas of the region. 6 persons died as a result of the flood.