Many parts of Germany are affected by floods. An official map shows where the water levels are particularly high.
Ruhr, Moselle and Rhine – after historical water levels on many rivers in west and southwest Germany, the flood situation remained tense on Thursday. The water levels of many smaller rivers in the affected regions were also well above their normal level.
The Flood portal of the federal states provides up-to-date information about where the water levels are particularly high. There is also information about where there is a risk situation.
Map shows where the flood is highest
The portal is operated jointly by all federal states, which continuously provide current data and further information for the offer.
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According to the information, further level data are provided by the Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration (WSV) and the competent authorities of the neighboring countries. The flood situations are divided into different classifications.
Those:Flood portal of the federal states