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Will extreme natural disasters occur again this year?icon
SOCIETY13/10/20210

Will extreme natural disasters occur again this year?

Rainfall in October, November and the first half of December in Vietnam’s central region is forecasted to be 30-50% higher than the average of previous years, but it will not be as intense as it was in 2020.

 
Central Vietnam faces new stormsicon

Central Vietnam faces new storms

SOCIETY
07/10/2021

From October 8 to 12, heavy rain in the central region and the northern delta provinces will occur due to the impact of cold air combined with the storm No 7.

Central Vietnam gears up for heavy rain as tropical storm likely to turn into stormicon

Central Vietnam gears up for heavy rain as tropical storm likely to turn into storm

SOCIETY
06/10/2021

The central region is forecast to experience a spell of heavy rain and flooding over the coming days as a tropical depression entering the East Sea is likely to strengthen into a storm.

Central Vietnam submerged after hours of heavy rainfallicon

Central Vietnam submerged after hours of heavy rainfall

SOCIETY
13/09/2021

Heavy rains that lasted from 1am to noon on September 12 submerged many areas in Da Nang city, Quang Nam and Quang Ngai provinces under water. VietNamNet captured images of after-downpour scenes in the following locations:

Vietnam to evacuate more than 330,000 residents as typhoon Conson nearsicon

Vietnam to evacuate more than 330,000 residents as typhoon Conson nears

SOCIETY
12/09/2021

Vietnam’s central coastal provinces have developed plans to evacuate a total of 331,392 residents from flood-prone areas before typhoon Conson makes landfall on September 12.

Typhoon Conson set to take complex pathicon

Typhoon Conson set to take complex path

SOCIETY
08/09/2021

Typhoon Conson will enter the East Sea on September 8 night and is forecast to take a complicated path.

Up to six storms to hit mainland this year: meteorologisticon

Up to six storms to hit mainland this year: meteorologist

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
30/04/2021

About 12-14 storms could hit the East Sea this year, with around half expected to directly affect Vietnam’s mainland, a meteorologist has said.

Storms, tropical depressions predicted for north, central Vietnamicon

Storms, tropical depressions predicted for north, central Vietnam

SOCIETY
18/03/2021

Storms and tropical depressions are likely to hit the northern region and the northern reaches of the central region during August and September, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

153 dead and missing, $112.5million lost due to floodsicon

153 dead and missing, $112.5million lost due to floods

SOCIETY
31/10/2020

Storms, heavy rains, landslides and tornadoes in October caused 153 deaths and missing persons, and injured 222, reported the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.

Floods, heavy rain ravage central regionicon

Floods, heavy rain ravage central region

SOCIETY
08/10/2020

The central region of Vietnam is experiencing adverse downpours and floods due to being affected by a low pressure.

East Sea to see storms in October and Novembericon

East Sea to see storms in October and November

SOCIETY
05/10/2020

In October and November, the East Sea will have strong storms, which will affect provinces in central Vietnam.

Storm heading towards Vietnam’s central region, expected to hit land on Fridayicon

Storm heading towards Vietnam’s central region, expected to hit land on Friday

SOCIETY
17/09/2020

Noul, the fifth storm to enter the East Sea this year, is gaining strength, heading to the central region of Vietnam and expectedly makes land on Friday.

Northern localities told to prepare for typhoon Higosicon

Northern localities told to prepare for typhoon Higos

SOCIETY
19/08/2020

All relevant localities were told to carefully prepare for typhoon Higos, which is forecast to bring torrential rains, flash floods and landslides to northern mountainous provinces until Sunday.

Tropical depression turns into storm in East Seaicon

Tropical depression turns into storm in East Sea

SOCIETY
18/08/2020

A tropical depression in the East Sea has been strengthening into storm called Higos, the fourth storm in 2020

Another storm likely to form in East Sea, heavy rain expectedicon

Another storm likely to form in East Sea, heavy rain expected

SOCIETY
17/08/2020

A tropical low depression has formed in the East Sea and is likely to strengthen into a storm, the National Centre of Hydrometeorology and Forecasting said on August 17.

Vietnam's northern region prepares for natural disastersicon

Vietnam's northern region prepares for natural disasters

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/07/2020

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control has asked ministries, sectors and local governments to prepare for flooding as a result of heavy downpours in the northern region in the coming days.

Vietnam to experience 5-6 storms this yearicon

Vietnam to experience 5-6 storms this year

SOCIETY
30/06/2020

Vietnam would face 5-6 tropical storms from now until the year-end, according to Director of the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Mai Van Khiem.

Strong storms forecasted to hit Vietnam this yearicon

Strong storms forecasted to hit Vietnam this year

SOCIETY
17/05/2020

Vietnam would face up to 13 storms this year, including several major ones, said an official from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.