After a lot of rain at the weekend, the high-water attributed to the reporting centre (HMZ) in Mainz, Germany, with a swelling of the Rhine. In the area of the level Maxau in Karlsruhe, the reporting height of seven metres will be exceeded, probably over Christmas, said experts on Monday.

The apex would lie at about 7.20 meters to 7.30 meters. According to the HMZ the first for the shipping industry-relevant high-water mark is exceeded. For shipping, the limitations of means. To water must then be driven slowly and in the middle of the fairway.

At other levels along the Rhine, the HMZ with rising water levels attributed to. Reporting heights were not achieved, but expected. At the level Maxau to be able to relax in the course of the second Christmas holiday. According to the forecast, the water then falls back below the mark of seven metres.


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Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.


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