Venice flooding hits second highest level ever

Syndicate Post image
A shopkeeper looks out of his shop at a flooded St. Mark’s Square on the occasion of a high tide, in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The high tide reached a peak of 127cm (4.1ft) at 10:35am while an even higher level of 140cm(4.6ft) was predicted for later Tuesday evening. (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP)