Flooding in Jakarta (Source: AFP)

Indonesia: torrential rains force hundreds to evacuate

The Indonesia disaster mitigation agency said on April 26 that heavy rain has pounded the capital city of Jakarta, causing the Ciliwung river to burst its banks, prompting flash flooding in at least 17 areas, and forcing hundreds of people to evacuate.
A flooded street in Nha Trang city of Khanh Hoa (Photo: VNA)

Khanh Hoa: Torrential rains leave 12 dead, five missing

Torrential downpour caused by a tropical depression killed 12 people and injured 11 others in the south-central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, while five people went missing as of 4pm on November 18.
Yutu is moving towards Asia -Photo: Hongkong Observatory

Typhoon Yutu heading to East Sea

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting yesterday said a cold wave is affecting the north and northern mountainous provinces.
Hanoi experiences torrential rains

Hanoi experiences torrential rains

The districts of Gia Lam, Thuong Tin, Hoang Mai experienced torrential rains this afternoon. The possibility of thunderstorms, strong winds are forecast to cover over the center capital of Hanoi.
Typhoon Bebinca weakens to tropical low-pressure system

Typhoon Bebinca weakens to tropical low-pressure system

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said early morning August 17, Bebinca typhoon entered the Nam Dinh and Thanh Hoa provinces' coastal areas and then weakened into a tropical low-pressure system.
Torrential rains continue hitting north

Torrential rains continue hitting north

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention & Control’s office sent urgent dispatch No. 39 to three provinces, cities of Hanoi, Thanh Hoa and Hoa Binh.

Localities dealing with typhoon Bebinca

Localities dealing with typhoon Bebinca

Director of the National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting Hoang Duc Cuong said typhoon Bebinca is forecast to make landfall in the northern and north central region tomorrow August 17, causing continuous torrential rains on a large-scale.