Seine Water Levels Decrease Again After Paris Flooding Peaks

June 4, 2016 8:50 AM

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Paris (AP) -- French authorities say the water level of the Seine river in Paris started to decrease Saturday after reaching its peak overnight, the highest in nearly 35 years.

But authorities warned it could take up to ten days for the river to come back to its normal levels after the flooding that swelled the river to about 4.5 meters (15 feet) above average levels in Paris.

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