Why floods are more likely after a drought #shorts

Guardian News
– Aug 19, 2022

Heavy rain and thunderstorms have hit the UK and households have been warned to prepare for floods. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub This comes after a heatwave which left the country’s ground dry and caused drought to be declared across wide swathes of England. Our reporter Phoebe Weston explains the science as to why flash flooding often follow hot weather.

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