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Turkish translation of “storm surge”

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storm surge

noun [C]
 
 
when a lot of water is pushed from the sea onto the land, usually caused by a hurricane (= a violent storm with very strong winds)
fırtınanın/tayfunun/kasırganın/hortumun neden olduğu sel baskını
Stormy weatherWind and windsFloods, tides and currents
(Definition of storm surge from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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