[CBC뉴스] 잉글랜드 북서부 지역이 21일(현지시간) 큰 홍수에 휩싸인 것으로 소셜네트워크서비스(SNS)에서 파악됐다.
영국 체셔주 노스위치에 들이닥친 폭풍으로 인해 도시에 물이 차오른 장면이다.
영국 환경청은 200개 이상의 홍수 경보를 발령했다. 그 중 6개는 비와 눈에 대한 심각한 기상 경보다.
England's northwest was hit by heavy flooding on Thursday (January 21) after Storm Christoph continued to cause chaos in the area, videos obtained from social media showed.
Footage showed water racing through Northwich, in the UK county of Cheshire, after the town was hit by severe weather caused by the storm.
The UK's Environment Agency has issued more than 200 flood warnings - six of them severe weather alerts for rain and snow.
Heavy rainfall and snow has already seen multiple major incidents and flood alerts declared across England and Wales, with the Environment Agency warning that many rivers are at dangerously high levels.
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