Two deer stand on a bridge in floodwaters of the Elbe river in Schoenhausen, Germany. Disastrous floods in Germany began to subside Wednesday after leaving at least 19 people dead in central Europe, as Chancellor Angela Merkel prepared to make her fourth visit to the stricken region. (Christian Charisius/Getty Images)

Two deer stand on a bridge in floodwaters of the Elbe river in Schoenhausen, Germany. Disastrous floods in Germany began to subside Wednesday after leaving at least 19 people dead in central Europe, as Chancellor Angela Merkel prepared to make her fourth visit to the stricken region. (Christian Charisius/Getty Images)