Tags : Tropical Storm Vamco


Philippine Typhoon Vamco Survivor: Trapped Like ‘Sardines in a Can’

As rescuers scrambled Friday to reach more people trapped by slowly receding floods spawned by Typhoon Vamco in Metro Manila, one survivor recounted her dramatic escape when she saved herself and her five grandchildren as water quickly filled their home. Dozens of Filipinos were reported killed and dozens more missing in the wake of Vamco […]Read More


Typhoon Vamco warning to farmers in North

Typhoon Vamco is expected to hit the North and Northeast on Sunday and Monday, but spare the flooded areas of the lower Northeast. The Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) reported on Saturday that Vamco, a category 5 typhoon, was centred in the middle of the South China Sea and heading towards the Vietnamese city of Da […]Read More


Phetchaburi fishermen’s bodies found

PHETCHABURI — Rescuers have recovered the bodies of two fishermen who went missing after big waves triggered by tropical storm Vamco swamped their boat on Thursday night. The two men, captain Sarawut Prapan and crewman Prapas Jongsri, along with three others, were sleeping on the 6.5-tonne trawler Petch Pratharn Porn when it capsized in the […]Read More


Vamco readies parting shot at 9 provinces

The Meteorological Department on Friday warned nine northern and central provinces of more heavy rain to come tonight before conditions return to normal later Saturday. Rain was expected in Chiang Mai, Kabin Buri, Khamphaeng Phet, Lamphang, Mae Hong Son, Nakhon Nayok. Prachin Buri and Tak, with some parts of those provinces experiencing downpours, the department […]Read More


Tropical storm Vamco to bring heavy rain to Thailand

BANGKOK, 15 September 2015 (NNT)- It has been forecast that the Northeast of Thailand will experience more rain today until the end of this week as tropical storm Vamco has made landfall in Laos. According to the Department of Meteorology, the storm, which has recently entered Laos from Vietnam, has the center located only 220 […]Read More