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Weather Alert:
July 18 – Flash Flooding, Bavaria
July 20, 2021

Weather Alert: Flash Flooding

Location: Bavaria

Event: Flash flooding has been reported in Bavaria, including in Berchtesgaden. Authorities have diverted portions of A95 due to rising waters and potential flash flooding on lakes, rivers, and creeks intersecting southern travel routes.

Actions to Take:

Follow the instructions of local authorities.

Ensure roads are open and passable and avoid flooded roads.

Monitor local media for updates before and during your travel. Monitor the German Flood Warning System website .

U.S. Embassy Berlin
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State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444

Country Information – Germany

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