By Ricardo Peters,2014-01-24 10:27
Floods occur when so much water pour into
a stream that it overflows its banks and
covers the land on either side of the channel.
Unexpected floods are the most dangerous.
A flash flood is a sudden, violent flood that
occurs within a few hours (or minutes) of a
storm. Most flash floods are due to a large
amount of rain, but can also occur when a
dam breaks or if ice that..