Thailand : Flood : 2018/08/01
|Country or District||Thailand|
|Outline||Heavy rain has been affecting several areas of northern and central Thailand over the past few days, causing flash floods and rivers to overflow.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Bangkok Post 2018/08/05
Nine provinces in the northeastern region are still affected by flooding as a result of heavy rain and overflow from the Mekong River. Hardest hit is Nakhon Phanom, where water from the Mekong River has inundated parts of 12 district, affecting 12,256 households with 26,898 people.
According to local media, as of 1 August, 500 houses have been flooded in the Mae Sai district (Chiang Rai province)