10 Oct, 2018 @ 18:27
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Orange alert for rainfall in Mallorca as residents still recovering from deadly flashfloods

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AN orange alert for rainfall has been issued in Mallorca.

Spain’s weather agency AEMET has said around 40mm of rain could fall within an hour between now and midnight.

The warning is issued for the whole island.

It comes after devastating floods left at least 10 people dead on the east of the island overnight.

A child is still believed to be missing.

 

Laurence Dollimore

Laurence has a BA and MA in International Relations and a Gold Standard diploma in Multi-Media journalism from News Associates in London. He has almost a decade of experience and previously worked as a senior reporter for the Mail Online in London.

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