Flooding under control — for now: Second surge feared as Calgary becomes watery ghost townCalgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says water levels on the Elbow River, one of two rivers that flow through the southern Alberta city, has crested. “We have peaked and we have seen a slow decrease,” Nenshi told a news conference Friday morning.“That doesn’t mean there won’t be another peak as surge waters come, but it does mean today, at this moment, we’re slowly seeing the numbers go down.” (Photos: National Post; Calgary Herald; Canadian Press)• LIVE: Elbow and Bow rivers peak, entire Calgary neighbourhoods cleared• Photos capture dramatic moment man and his cat swim to safety after being swamped by Calgary flood• We were trapped’: Semi-trucks stranded on southern Alberta highway as floodwaters advanced
What a mess, isn’t it? Who would have thought something like this could ever happen in a “dry” and landlocked province?
my fucking city right now
some of my mom’s cousins had to be evacuated so i hope they are ok.