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Flood relief in Thailand

15 provinces still flooded

Many localities in 15 provinces are still flooded as a result of heavy rain brought by storms and the release of water from major dams, Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department chief Chayapol Thitisak said on Oct 20.Mr Chayapol said between Oct 10-20, a total of 2,229 villages in 373 tambons

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Thailand floods in November 2011

Khon Kaen flooding worsens

KHON KAEN: Flooding has spread in this northeastern province, with a village of about 150 houses and 5,000 rai of ricefields now under water.The floods came after Ubonrat Dam on Sunday began to discharge water at the rate of 46 million cubic metres per day.Full story: Bangkok PostCHAKRAPHAN NATHANRI BANGKOK POST

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Skylab tricycle n Sukhothai

Sukhothai province warned of possible flashflood

SUKHOTHAI, 7th October 2017 (NNT) – The Royal Irrigation Department has advised residents of Sukhothai to brace themselves for the likelihood of rapid flooding.The department issued a warning to residents in lower Sukhothai following intense rainfall on Friday, saying it could potentially trigger a flood.Full story: NNTReporter: Thammarat Thadaphrom, Rewriter: Tarin

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Floods in Koh Samui, Thailand

Heavy rains trigger floods in southern region

THAILAND, 24th September 2017 (NNT) – Ten southern provinces are battling severe floods triggered by heavy thundershowers.Among the 10 southern provinces, Satun took the biggest hit. Local authorities are evacuating residents in affected communities. According to the latest report, the floodwater was as high as 30 centimeters in the capital

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