WBEZ | Toowoomba http://www.wbez.org/tags/toowoomba Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en VIDEO: 'Tsunami' Floods City In Australia http://www.wbez.org/story/asia/video-tsunami-floods-city-australia <p><p>The grim headline is "<a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/01/11/132828650/scores-missing-in-tsunami-like-flood-in-australia" target="_blank">Scores Missing In Tsunami-Like Flood In Australia</a>."</p><p>For a unique view of what the ongoing "Queensland Flood Disaster" is like, check out this video sent by a man named David to <em>The Australian.</em> It's the view from his window in the city of Toowoomba as the water rises and carries cars away. In Australia, they're likening the flash flood to an inland tsunami:</p><p>As <em>The Australian</em> warns, the "deadly wave" <a href="http://www.theaustralian.com.au/in-depth/queensland-floods/deadly-wave-heads-for-brisbane/story-fn7iwx3v-1225985949229" target="_blank">is headed for Brisbane</a>. Copyright 2011 National Public Radio. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.npr.org/">http://www.npr.org/</a>.<img src="http://metrics.npr.org/b/ss/nprapidev/5/1294762035?&gn=VIDEO%3A+%27Tsunami%27+Floods+City+In+Australia&ev=event2&ch=103943429&h1=Toowoomba,Queensland+flooding,Nature,Foreign+News,Australia,The+Two-Way,Asia,World,Home+Page+Top+Stories,News&c3=D%3Dgn&v3=D%3Dgn&c4=132832384&c7=1001&v7=D%3Dc7&c18=1001&v18=D%3Dc18&c19=20110111&v19=D%3Dc19&c20=1&v20=D%3Dc20&c31=132832635,132832633,128059985,127602464,126929324,103943429,132831652,132830495,129990314,127602719,127602464,103943429,127413590,93559255&v31=D%3Dc31&c45=MDA0OTc2MjAwMDEyNjk0NDE4OTI2NmUwNQ001"/></p></p> Tue, 11 Jan 2011 09:35:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/story/asia/video-tsunami-floods-city-australia