Flood levels in Australia's third-largest city, Brisbane, have not reached expected worst-case scenarios, although widespread damage was still expected, Queensland state police said on Thursday. Full story
Flood waters in Littlefield, Arizona have swept away several homes and threaten to undercut the foundations of others. The Weather Channel's Chris Warren reports.
epa02527491 Flood affected residents are comforted at the QE-2 Flood Evacuation centre at Nathan in Brisbane, Australia, 13 January 2011. While the Brisbane River peaked one metre below the record 1974 peak of 5.45 metres, Brisbane residents face huge infrastructure issues as the cleanup starts. EP
Flood victims load a donkey onto a boat used to transport their household goods and animals through floodwaters to the village of Saeedabad in Jamshoro district some 300 km from Karachi, in Pakistan's Sindh province September 26, 2010. REUTERS/Athar Hussain (PAKISTAN - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT IM
Flood victims play at a relief camp in Charsadda, Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl (PAKISTAN - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT)