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Canada : Rainstorm, Flood : 2013/07/08
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Duration 2013/07/08
Country
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District
Canada
Name Rainstorm, Flood
Outline A heavy rainstorm in Toronto caused power outages and transit chaos across Canada's largest city on 8 July, with flooding shutting down parts of its subway and major roads.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Reuters 2013/07/08
    Some 300,000 people lost power after the sudden storm, which dumped more than 90 millimeters (3.5 inches) of water on parts of the city.