Communities around the Chao Phraya River see extra flooding

Around Thailand, riverside communities have been plagued with flooding because the high tides have raised water ranges on the Chao Phraya River. In Nonthaburi and Pathum Thani, there are not any floodwalls and residents are being warned towards possible flooding again today. The Chao Phraya River will doubtless attain its highest degree of the year with today’s high tide, bringing flooding to neighbourhoods alongside the river, according to the City Administration’s Department of Drainage and Sewerage.
In Pathum Thani, flooding has affected some neighbourhoods for over per week, with residents moving their valuables to higher ground and lots of across the Plubsutthavat Temple have moved to the second story of their properties as the decrease levels are flooded.
In Nonthaburi, the municipality offered sandbags to the residents to build a makeshift flood wall, however the floodwaters have overwhelmed the sandbags and the water levels in some subdistricts continues to be rising each day.
More water is scheduled to be discharged from the Mae Klong Dam, inserting low-lying areas in Ratchaburi and Samut Songkram provinces in peril of extra flooding. The irrigation office there has warned residents of the area to prepare, notably within the Ampawa district of Samut Songkhram and the Kung Namwon and See Muen sub-districts of Ratchaburi because the Mae Klong River overflowed due to the high tides.
In Ang ติดตั้งโซล่าเซลล์ที่ไหนดี are starting to subside, but 5 of the 38 villages within the province are still underwater. Irrigation officers have suspended operations on an excavation to remove excess water from the Bang Sala canal after villagers clashed over fears that the highway might collapse from the heavy machinery in operation.
Meanwhile, yesterday Mae Klong Damvisited Uthai Thani with other officers to survey flooding within the province. The government officers also discussed the way to bring aid to flood victims. The overflowing of the Chao Phraya and Sakaekrang rivers has left the Muang, Swang Arom and Taptun districts underwater since late September..

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top