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In Northumberland the main area of concern is the River Tyne from Hexham to Wylam and its tributaries, where levels suggest there may be flooding to low-lying land and roads.
The low-lying Mirpur-Kotli Highway and other city streets inundated with heavy rainy water besides, seasonal nullahs were flooded.
The Rescue 1122 has requested people not to stand on the banks of low-lying areas along Leh Nullah during flood and follow instructions given by the flood control room.
Warning has been issued to those living in low-lying areas as water from Gosikhurd dam in Bhandara district continues to be released into river Wainganga which is in spate.
We've ordered people in low-lying river shoal areas to evacuate to cyclone shelters," Chittagong government administrator Mohammad Abdullah told AFP.
Suva : Fijians living in low-lying areas were urged to flee to higher ground as a cyclone bore down on the Pacific nation after leaving a trail of destruction in Samoa with up to 10 feared dead.
Currently, roughly 375,000 New Yorkers live in low-lying areas that would have to be evacuated in the case of a severe hurricane.
Low-lying areas and even some posh localities came under knee-deep rain water in different parts of the city and the people faced lot of hardships even in buying daily-use items from the bazaars.
After the recent international reports surfaced that the sea level has risen around two metres during the last decade in major portions of the Indian Ocean, the PMD conducted a survey and found that eight districts of southern Sindh that are low-lying areas - Karachi, Thatta, Badin, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas and some portions of Umerkot and Sanghar, the sea level was between 1.
It seems that the yacht hit a low-lying iceberg in bad weather and broached.
Properties in low-lying locations will mostly be at risk as the temperature rises and the snow which has swept the region begins to thaw.
The CLA says current proposals will flood areas around the River Severn and low-lying land would be compulsorily purchased.