A man cleans up mud in Minh Hoa district of central Quang Binh province after floods recede
Central provinces should beware of floods and landslides as downpours
will continue this month, according to the National Centre for
Heavy rains are also predicted for the southern region in the first week
of November, the centre said, adding that about four or five cold
spells will roll into the northern region with increased intensity and
frequency compared to October.
Eight storms have occurred in the East Sea since the beginning of 2016
with storms Mirinae in July and Nida and Dianmu in August seriously
affecting northern localities.
The central region suffered from severe floods in mid-October and flooding due to torrential rains still continues at present.