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Greece Was Hit By Storm Some Called A ‘Medicane.’ What’s That?

Enlarge this image Flash floods killed at least 20 people in Greece, in a storm some were calling a “medicane.” A woman cleans mud in front of a house in the town of Mandra, northwest of Athens, on Friday. Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP/Getty Images Flash floods struck Greece last week, killing at least 20 people and damaging homes and businesses. Greek’s prime minister declared a period of national mourning. Towns on the outskirts of Athens were hardest hit. In the town of Mandra, 12 people…

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