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Rainfall/ In Shkodër, the Buna river rises from its bed! 275 hectares flooded

Rainfall/ In Shkodër, the Buna river rises from its bed! 275 hectares

The Minister of Defense has updated the situation from the rains in the country. In Shkodër, the Buna river burst its banks and flooded 275 hectares in Oblik and Muriqan.

The situation in the Municipality of Shkodër, at 12:00 on 18.01.2023, is presented as follows:

The level of the Drin river (Bahçallek bridge hydrometer) marks the quota of 6.20 m with an increase of 15 cm at 08:00 on 18.01.2023 (max quota of 7.50 m)

The level of the lake (Buna bridge hydrometer) marks 7.55 m with an increase of 15 cm at 08.00 on 18.01.2023 (max quota 8.70 m).

There are outlets of the Buna River in Muriqan and Oblike, the flooded area is 275 Ha.

Currently, the civil emergency groups of Shkodra municipality are continuously monitoring the situation.