The water reigns

Article published on Sept. 11, 2007
Article published on Sept. 11, 2007
Banks of river Danube has been partly closed in Budapest since Monday because of the high waters coming from the mountains. Necessary restrictions has been generated traffic jams, making moving around the crowded city almost impossible. This phenomenon reminds people of Budapest year by year how weak they are and how strong nature is.

DunaHighwaters are expected to peak on a much lower level then last spring, at around 710-720 centimeters tonight or wednesday dawning at the latest. Tough chance of flooding decreased considerably during the past days authorities keep up heightened readiness along the river.