Immediately after Christmas in the Italian region of Tuscany began extensive flooding.
Because of the warming and the melting snow overflowed Serko small river that flooded the neighborhood and turned the village located on the hills in the provinces of Lucca and Pisa in these islands. Flooded roads and partially damaged power lines — which is why in the region declared a state of emergency.
In the affected areas of profit rescue squad that boat evacuating people from dangerous areas. Those who are in a hurry before he left his flooded house, authorities allowed under the supervision of engineers a while back — to pick up the documents and necessary things. One of the evacuees said: «I tried to go back to his home in the evening after Christmas and saw that the water level reaches 60 centimeters.»
In the meantime, the water level closely watched and Lazio, in the Veneto and Venice. There are crowded all the channels, the water level rose has a meter above the norm. In general, the experts of the Italian Ministry of Civil Defence believe that in the early days of the new year 2010 is worth waiting for a serious deterioration of the situation.