what is a flood
Floods happen when a large amount of waters move in to places it usually doesn't cover. They can also kill people. When a flood happens where people live the water can carry cars, houses, buildings, farms, They can wipe a town AWAY!!!!
HOW IS IT FORMED
weather men use a tool called Doppler radar to predict a flood. Also heavy rain or melting snow can cause flooding. Floods can happen when a dam or dike break.
how long does it last
Flash floods can go on to weeks or months!! at a time.
where do floods happen
Floods can happen anywhere on earth.Lowlands by rivers can coastal are two places it will flood the most.It will flood anywhere rain fall comes.
- people use sandbags to prepare for floods
- flash floods can be up to 10 to 20 feet tall
- some flash floods come so fast you cant see it coming
- tsunamis are ocean floods
tsunamis : a ocean flood