Izismile.com » Tag cloud » flood

Car Swept Ways in Texas Flood (VIDEO)

Posted in Videos » WTF 27 May 2015   / 2283 views

01:49

Road Drain Cleaning Gone Seriously Wrong (VIDEO)

Posted in Videos » WTF 4 Feb 2015   / 6866 views

02:12

Optimistic Jeep Driver Tries His Luck (VIDEO)

Posted in Videos » Fail 16 Aug 2014   / 5109 views

01:48

Impatient Truck Driver Nearly Floods Car Driver

Posted in Videos » Stupid 30 Sep 2013   / 9094 views

You can skip to 1:15 if you're impatient
 

03:50

The City of Las Vegas During a Turbulent Flood (19 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Nature 23 Jul 2013   / 4949 views

The storm winds reached 71 mph in the city on Friday and the rain flooded parts of the Las Vegas strip, affecting as many as 33,000 people with power outages.
 

The City of Las Vegas During a Turbulent Flood

Extreme Flooding on the Streets of Toronto (31 pics)

Posted by Raya in Random » Weird 9 Jul 2013   / 5087 views

Torrential rains caused bad flooding in Toronto where some areas were covered in 2 meters of water and which left parts of the city without power.
 

Extreme Flooding on the Streets of Toronto

A Heroic Cat Rescuer in Canada (8 pics)

Posted by Raya in Random » Awesome 24 Jun 2013   / 4279 views

This sweet guy saved a cat from drowning in a flood in Alberta.
 

A Heroic Cat Rescuer in Canada

It’s Always Good to be Prepared (5 pics)

Posted by Raya in Random » Wow 6 Jun 2013   / 9005 views

In Austria, which is now flooding, you can see how important this defensive wall when it comes to saving the town from being washed away.
 

It’s Always Good to be Prepared

Clever Climate Change GIFs Bring Global Warming to Life (8 gifs)

Posted by Raya in Gifs 11 Apr 2013   / 7825 views

Global warming may cause coastal cities around the world to become flooded. 24 year old researcher and artist, Nickolay Lamm, decided to create animations of what this would really look like using maps published by the New York Times in 2012. Here is his collection of work, showing sea level changes in the USA, brought to life.
 

Clever Climate Change GIFs Bring Global Warming to Life

After a Winter Flood (3 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Nature 6 Feb 2013   / 5269 views

Rolls-Royce Gets Rescued By Locals in Indonesia (12 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Cars 22 Jan 2013   / 9884 views

The owner of this Rolls-Royce Ghost cannot be very happy…

 

Rolls-Royce Gets Rescued By Locals in Indonesia

The Tragic Tale of a Luxury Bentley (11 pics)

Posted in Funny » Fail 14 Jan 2013   / 8654 views

This new, $160,000 (£100,000) Bentley Continental GT, was the recent purchase of lottery winner, Robert Johnson when he won $8million (£5million) on the National UK Lottery. Unfortunately, Robert’s good fortune did not last forever…

 

The Tragic Tale of a Luxury Bentley

Honda Destroys Flooded Cars (11 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Cars 28 Dec 2011   / 11985 views

The horrible Thailand floods of this year hit a Honda factory causing 1055 cars to be overrun by water. Yesterday Honda made the public statement that they will not be attempting to fix or refurbish these vehicles.

 

Honda Destroys Flooded Cars

Brand New Hondas after the Flood (3 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Cars 28 Nov 2011   / 7071 views

Thailand floods were ferocious to Honda factory and its vehicles.

 

Brand New Hondas after the Flood

How to Survive the Flood (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 17 Nov 2011   / 12962 views

People in Thailand were forced to search for new ways and ideas on how to survive the flood. This is what they have invented.

 

How to Survive the Flood

Genoa’s Nightmare (20 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 7 Nov 2011   / 5166 views

Devastating floods caused by torrential rains broke the river banks in Genoa. Italian streets were full of floating cars and pedestrians who learned how to swim across the roads. Is Europe being washed away?

 

Genoa’s Nightmare

Monsters Unleashed (24 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 27 Oct 2011   / 7207 views

Severe flooding in Thailand made a lot of horrible monsters run loose. Be very careful!

 

Monsters Unleashed

Flooded Barcelona Subway Station (2 pics + 1 video)

Posted in Random » Weird 1 Aug 2011   / 13207 views

One of the Barcelona Spain underground subway stations had some flooding that managed to fill the entire train tracks with water and create a stairwell waterfall.

 

Flooded Barcelona Subway Station

Picture of the Day

Posted in Random » POTD 25 Jul 2011   / 2544 views

Flooded ruins of villa Epecuen in Argentina.

 

Picture of the Day

Horrible Flood in China (24 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 19 Jul 2011   / 5207 views

Heavy rainfalls in China made local residents vade through floodwater and find the most unusual ways of escaping the flooded streets.

 

Horrible Flood in China

A Walk to Remember (3 pics)

Posted in Funny » LOL 22 Jun 2011   / 7391 views

This couple was taking a romantic walk in the rain in a city that was flooded. This wasn’t especially a good idea.

 

A Walk to Remember

Hiding from the Mississippi River Flood (9 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 20 May 2011   / 8916 views

The Mississippi River rising this spring causes damage to residents of numerous states. People protect their houses with tons of sand and makeshift levee.

If you fly a helicopter along the Yazoo River you can see such artificial mini-islands.

 

Hiding from the Mississippi River Flood

Unique Automobile Flood Protection (6 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Cars 11 May 2011   / 8359 views

This guy has a very unique way of protecting his precious car during a flood. I doubt that it has been tried or even thought of by anyone else. However, it worked and success is the name of the game.

 

Unique Automobile Flood Protection

The Red River Flood (50 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 14 Apr 2011   / 4382 views

For the third year in a row, the area located near Fargo, North Dakota was completely flooded. The flooding is caused by the Red River. This flooding results in incredible damage and devastation.

 

The Red River Flood

China Covered in Garbage (17 pics)

Posted in Pictures 26 Jul 2010   / 8297 views

The horrible flood in China brought tons of garbage to the country. It takes several cleaning boats to get rid of all the mess.

 

In case you missed it, see also Oil Spill in China: Man Nearly Drowned.

 

China Covered in Garbage (17 pics)

Flooded Supermarket (5 pics)

Posted in Pictures 9 Jun 2010   / 5695 views

This is a hypermarket of Auchan, a French international retail group which is known internationally. Auchan is a huge distribution group with a presence in 12 countries. However, I have no idea which country this hypermarket is situated in. Anyway, so many products are now ruined. It's a pity…

 

Flooded Supermarket (5 pics)

The USA Flooding in Pictures (50 pics)

Posted in Pictures 6 May 2010   / 4656 views

Mississippi, Kentucky and Tennessee suffered from the most significant floods in the last 20 years. This was the result of torrential rains on May 1-2, 2010. Some areas received 17 inches of rain. 24 deaths were recorded. Record crests were observed on several rivers and springs. Downtown Nashville (Tennessee) disappeared under the water. Many people were evacuated.

Now people are coming back to their homes, starting repairing and eliminating flood consequences.
 

The USA Flooding in Pictures (50 pics)

Heavy Rain Floods China (31 pics)

Posted in Pictures 26 Apr 2010   / 5686 views

Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong (China), is slashed by heavy rain. Streets and roads are hidden under the water.

 

Heavy Rain Floods China (31 pics)

“Car” Flood (12 pics)

Posted in Pictures 9 Apr 2010   / 6391 views

Very often Russians park their cars in garage blocks that are sometimes located far from their houses and are built in lines. Well, this tradition has lead to a real spring “car” flood in Moscow. Some unknown company was installing a heating system not far from a block of garages, and afterwards two water wells “mysteriously” disappeared. Guess what? Over 150 car garages were flooded!


“Car” Flood (12 pics)

Spring Flood (37 pics)

Posted in Pictures 30 Mar 2010   / 2957 views

As can be seen from these photos, some floods are worse than others. It doesn’t matter where you live the effects of a flood are devastating and long lasting. As beautiful as Mother Nature can be, she can also be vicious at times.


Spring Flood (37 pics)
Page 1 of 2: 1 2














Archives

2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008