Tags: downpours

PM calls for measures to cope with natural disasters

PM calls for measures to cope with natural disasters

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked ministries and localities to keep a close watch on weather developments and take measures to deal with the consequences of downpours, whirlwinds, lightning and hail.

Flooding causes four deaths, heavy losses in central region

Flooding causes four deaths, heavy losses in central region

Floods following downpours, along with gale and lightning, killed four and caused heavy losses in many central localities from October 14 to 16, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Tropical depression causes widespread heavy rains in north

Tropical depression causes widespread heavy rains in north

VOV.VN - North and north-central provinces have experienced widespread heavy rains and thunderstorm as from the night of July 24 due to the impact of a tropical depression, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Dams release water, flood several areas

Dams release water, flood several areas

Seven dams and reservoirs in Quang Nam and Thua Thien-Hue provinces have begun releasing water as the central region experiences torrential downpours.

Condolences to Colombia, Peru over losses in landslides

Condolences to Colombia, Peru over losses in landslides

VOV.VN - On April 4, President Tran Dai Quang sent messages of condolences to his Colombian and Peruvian counterparts Juan Manual Santos Calderon and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski over the great losses of lives and property caused by recent landslides and downpours.