A flood is an overflow of water, an expanse of water submerging land.
Alicante flood in 1997, Spain
Skawa River flood in 2001, Poland
Vistula crossed its banks near Warsaw in the early summer of 2004
The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927, Alexander County, Illinois.
The southeast floods of 1916 The Spring Street approach to Smith's Bridge in Asheville, North Carolina.
Hale Lake, Brazos Bend State Park, Texas, USA; July 2007
Cars crossing a street after a normal rain in north Mexico, 2007.