Flooding in river Cardener, June 2000

In 2000, June the 10th, the day of the big floods in Monserrat and its surroundings, the maximum rainfall rate was recorded. In that day, the meteorological station of la Culla reported 187,5 mm water in Manresa, 45,5 mm of them from 6 to 7 hours in the morning and 36,0 mm from 8 to 9 h. In the picture, the swelling of a suddenly brave Cardener river in Manresa.

[photo Florenci Vallès]