The system, while still in an experimental phase, is activated when high tides are predicted to reach at least 1.3 metres
It's the third typhoon to hit the country in as many weeks.
More than a hundred thousand homes have been submerged during the floods and nearly 46,000 people evacuated.
Mud and water swept away the vehicles and left them blocked in a highway underpass.
The swirling grey waters of the Brahmaputra, one of Asia's largest rivers, continued to wreak havoc in northeastern India's Assam state, displacing more than 2 million people, officials said on Tuesday.
Around 100,000 people had to be moved from homes after a dam burst in Uzbekistan close to the border with Kazakhstan
The Bolivian town of Tipuipaya in the department of Cochabamba is forced to be evacuated after an overflowing Taquina River damaged several houses.
Sydney has been hit by its heaviest rain in 30 years, bringing widespread flooding.
The torrential rain — the worst since records were first kept 110 years ago — has eased but the risk of landslides continues in Belo Horizonte.
Bad weather brought chaos to parts of Australia, in the form of giant hailstones that pounded the capital Canberra. The storm brought down trees, caused flash flooding and inflicted minor injuries on residents.
Matches at the Australian Open may be suspended if air pollution from the recent wildfires poses a risk to the players' health.
Unseasonable warm winds and rain mean a gloomy, snow-free festive season for many.
Storms across France, Italy and Greece over the weekend have killed at least six people, and left one more missing.
Two missing people, at least two injured and hundreds of homes flooded: heavy rain and storms hit the departments of Alpes-Maritimes and Var, in southeast France. The regions were put on red alert for storms and flooding on Saturday, and downgraded to orange alert on Sunday morning.
In Pisa, in north-western Italy, 170 paratroopers were deployed to bolster the city's flood defences.
In 1984, Italy launched a flood barrier project called Mose. It was supposed to protect the lagoon city of Venice from high tides.
The mayor of Venice is set to declare a state of disaster after the city was flooded during the highest tide in over half a century.
Tourists needed some pretty high boots on Tuesday (November 12) in Venice as water levels rose flooding central St. Mark's square.