Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

No current tropical storms.


New Zealand – Wild weather which hit the Nelson region overnight caused rivers in the Golden Bay area to reach 10-year flood levels, closed roads and brought down trees. Wind gusts hit 105kmh in Richmond with surface flooding evident on roads around the region. Over a five-hour period, 153mm of rain fell in the Waingaro Valley, with 41.3mm falling in one hour.

Thailand – Floods continue to wreak havoc in parts of Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat and Phatthalung in the lower South, according to local media reports. In Pattani province, water overflowed from the Pattani River to inundate the provincial town on Sunday morning. The Meteorological Department on Sunday morning issued a weather forecast saying that heavy to very heavily rain is expected to hit Nakhon Si Thammarat, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat from Sunday until Wednesday.


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