Flooding in Altenburg, Germany (IMAGE) University of Texas at Austin Caption The town of Altenahr in Altenburg, Germany was almost entirely submerged due to flooding caused by the July 2021 storm. Credit Martin Seifert Usage Restrictions No restrictions. License CC0 Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.