Krakow 19 May 2010 Poland.<br />
A flood crest on the Vistula river passes the city of Crakow. Water's level has reached 931 cm, much more than in 1997 during the Great Flood. One thousand tons of sand were used to strengthen dikes on the river and to secure the city. Several schools have been closed , children were evacuated from two nurseries. Classes were cancelled at the Jagiellonian University. Authorities drew up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding<br />
(Photo by Filip Cwik / Newsweek Poland / Napo Images)<br />
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Krakow 19 maj 2010 Polska.<br />
Przez Krakow przechodzi fala kulminacyjna. Poziom wody wyniosl 931 cm, wiecej niz w 1997 podczas wielkiej powodzi. Podczas zabezpieczenia miasta wykorzystano ok. 1 tys. ton piasku. Zamkniete zostalo kilkanascie szkol, ewakuowano dzieci z dwoch zlobkow. Odwolano zajecia na Uniwersytecie Jagiellonskim. Wladze Krakowa na wypadek wylania Wisly opracowaly plan ewakuacji. <br />
(fot. Filip Cwik / Newsweek Polska / Napo Images)
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2010 flood in Poland
Krakow 19 May 2010 Poland.
A flood crest on the Vistula river passes the city of Crakow. Water's level has reached 931 cm, much more than in 1997 during the Great Flood. One thousand tons of sand were used to strengthen dikes on the river and to secure the city. Several schools have been closed , children were evacuated from two nurseries. Classes were cancelled at the Jagiellonian University. Authorities drew up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding
(Photo by Filip Cwik / Newsweek Poland / Napo Images)

Krakow 19 maj 2010 Polska.
Przez Krakow przechodzi fala kulminacyjna. Poziom wody wyniosl 931 cm, wiecej niz w 1997 podczas wielkiej powodzi. Podczas zabezpieczenia miasta wykorzystano ok. 1 tys. ton piasku. Zamkniete zostalo kilkanascie szkol, ewakuowano dzieci z dwoch zlobkow. Odwolano zajecia na Uniwersytecie Jagiellonskim. Wladze Krakowa na wypadek wylania Wisly opracowaly plan ewakuacji.
(fot. Filip Cwik / Newsweek Polska / Napo Images)

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Date: 19 May 2010
Location: Krakow malopolskie POLAND
Credit: Filip Cwik / Napo Images
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