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People use rubber rafts in floodwaters after the Meuse River broke its banks during heavy flooding in Liege, Belgium, Thursday, July 15, 2021. Heavy rainfall is causing flooding in several provinces in Belgium with rain expected to last until Friday.

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Flooding Resources

Ready, a national public service campaign, advises citizens do the following in the midst of flooding:
  • Do not walk, swim, or drive through flood waters
  • Stay away from bridges over fast-moving water
  • Evacuate if told to do so, otherwise move to higher ground or a higher floor
  • Gather supplies in case you need to evacuate immediately or if services are cut off
  • Purchase or renew a flood insurance policy
Meanwhile, those who want to keep neighborhood storm drains clear of debris can "Adopt a Drain" in St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Here are a series of resources to help prepare for flooding, to locate assistance and to find or provide aid:

Flooding Map

Click on the "layers" button to view storm- and flood-related information

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