One week after a flood

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by Hosster, Jul 2, 2012.

  1. Hosster

    Hosster Monkey

    I was on vacation while I watched the little town I work in get flooded from T/S debby. I figured I would come back a week later to a few wet spots here and there. Boy was I wrong.
    I learned first hand the value of a map, because I had to switch directions five times to get to work.
    If I didn't have a map, I likely would not have gotten to work, and this was a town I am familiar with. Imagine if it were a strange town to me.
    Here are just a few pictures I could capture while driving. Keep in mind this is a week after a flood and six days of hot sunny weather.
    Full sized truck barely made it through here
    There was a road here. Bet you can't see it though.
    Businesses still shut down
  2. Seawolf1090

    Seawolf1090 Retired Curmudgeonly IT Monkey Founding Member

    Had some flooding down here, but not as bad as that! The water soaked into the dry ground - we've been in drought for several years. Luckily my particular AO was just barely on the edge of Debby's rampage. Many others weren't as lucky.
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