Hasta 50.000 evacuados por inundaciones en Nueva Gales del Sur
July 5, 2022 -
Lluvias torrenciales azotan la costa oriental de Australia obligando a miles a dejar sus hogares cuando la que la crecida de los ríos sobrepasa con rapidez los niveles de peligro. El gobierno federal ha declarado una emergencia nacional.
Evacuation orders have been given to up to 50,000 people in and around Sydney by the New South Wales government after days of torrential rain caused rivers to break their banks. A disaster zone has been declared in 23 local government areas.
Severe weather warnings remain in place at least for another day, and even once the rains have eased floodwaters will remain high for up to a week, with the risk of further flash flooding