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The strongest rain and thunderstorms flooded the American capital of Washington and its suburbs. About it reports TV channel ABC.
The water level reached three inches (7.6 cm). The floods affected the operation of railway traffic and the operation of the subway. In addition, the partially flooded basement of the White house — the residence of the President of the United States.
It is noted that in the coming days, precipitation in the form of hail and rain will continue. In the area of possible epicenter of bad weather, there are Chicago and St. Louis. It is reported that precipitation can lead to major destruction of infrastructure.
On 3 July it was reported that residents of the Japanese city of Kagoshima on Kyushu were ordered to evacuate because of possible natural disasters due to continuing rains.
Video, photo All from Russia.