High risk of flash floods and landslides in mountainous provinces

Monday, 2019-08-05 11:16:54
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There is a very high risk of flash floods and landslides in the northern mountainous provinces.
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NDO - According to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, due to the impact of the tropical storm, on August 5, moderate to heavy rains are expected in the Northern region and Thanh Hoa province.

There will be rainfall in some places, with 20mm in Van Chan (Yen Bai), 21mm in Ngan Son (Bac Can), 46mm in Sam Son (Thanh Hoa), 30mm in Hoi Xuan (Thanh Hoa), etc.

Meanwhile, there are very high risks of flash floods and landslides in the northern mountainous provinces and Thanh Hoa and Nghe An provinces.

In addition, due to the strong influence of the southwest monsoon, the waters from Binh Thuan to Kien Giang provinces, the Gulf of Thailand and the middle and southern part of the East Sea (including the Spratly Archipelago) will suffer from showers and thunderstorms from tonight, with the possibility of tornados and strong winds.

The seas from Binh Thuan to Ca Mau provinces and the southern part of the East Sea (including the Spratly archipelago) have strong southwest winds and high sea levels from 2-4m.