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Storm crashes into coastal Norwegian towns

Published: 25 Nov 2011 14:02 GMT+01:00
Updated: 25 Nov 2011 14:36 GMT+01:00

Press pictures show Ålesund town centre flooded with seawater, while in Kristiansund guards are being posted at stores and shops ahead of a storm surge expected around midnight.

In Bergen, water levels are a foot below the oft-criticized harbour wall, and surging storm waters could enter the city over the next 24 hours.

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