Meteorological Department Issues Red Stage Heavy Rain Warning

Heavy Rain Warning (Red Stage) Issued at : 11:52AM, 27 November 2015 SECTION A : HEAVY RAIN WARNING (RED STAGE) Heavy rain occurring over Kelantan (Kota Bharu, Pasir Puteh, Bachok and Tumpat Districts) and Terengganu (Besut, Setiu, Kuala Terengganu, Marang, Dungun and Kemaman Districts) is expected to continue until Saturday, 28 November 2015. SECTION B … Continue reading “Meteorological Department Issues Red Stage Heavy Rain Warning”

Photos: Heavy Rains Flooded Shah Alam, Petaling Jaya And Sepang

Parts of Selangor were flooded because of heavy rains yesterday. There were flash floods in Petaling Jaya and Shah Alam. In Shah Alam, a 4 hours rain caused a flash flood along Jalan Persiaran Sukan around Bulatan Stadium. In Sepang a few places were flooded especially around Dengkil where around 1000 people were evacuated. Related … Continue reading “Photos: Heavy Rains Flooded Shah Alam, Petaling Jaya And Sepang”

Heavy Monsoon Rains Submerged Manila

11 straight days of southwest monsoon rains had flooded Manila and nearby provinces. So far, at least 64 people were killed by the flood and landslides and  850,000 people were displaced. Half of Manila was sank by floods as high as three meters. This is a disaster!

Photos: Colorado Flooding: 4 Died, Forecast More Rain

Flooding in Colorado is not yet over as more heavy rains is forecast through Sunday. Some parts of the state have already received 15 inches of rain.  At least four people were killed and lots more were unaccounted for. (Please click here for Colorado Flooding Leaves Three People Dead) Buildings, roads and bridges were damaged by the … Continue reading “Photos: Colorado Flooding: 4 Died, Forecast More Rain”

Photos: Hurricane Harvey Downgraded To Category 3 As It Made Second Landfall

About three hours after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas as a Category 4 storm, it was downgraded to a Category 3 storm as it made a second landfall on the northeastern shore of Copano Bay after winds decreased to 125 mph from maximum sustained winds of 130 mph. Earlier, the National Hurricane Center said … Continue reading “Photos: Hurricane Harvey Downgraded To Category 3 As It Made Second Landfall”

Video: Flying Chairs In Rawang Storm Havoc

Yesterday at about 2 p.m. as we drove to a program in Melaka from Serdang, we were caught in a very heavy rain along the highway.  The rain was especially heavy as we passed along the highway around the Universiti Putra Malaysia towards the Country Heights in Kajang. And this morning, I saw the video … Continue reading “Video: Flying Chairs In Rawang Storm Havoc”

Banjir Kilat Di Kuala Lumpur, Dis. 17 (Gambar)

Heavy rain in Kuala Lumpur this afternoon had caused flash floods in many areas across the city including major highways. NST reported that among the worst hit areas are Jalan Bangsar, particularly near the LRT station and its vicinity. Jalan Telawi, Jalan Maarof, Jalan Sg Besi, Lebuhraya Sultan Iskandar, Jalan Tuanku Abd Halim, Jalan Tun Sambathan, … Continue reading “Banjir Kilat Di Kuala Lumpur, Dis. 17 (Gambar)”

Typhoon Melor (Nona) Batters Philippines, Killing 3 People

Typhoon Melor or locally known as Typhoon Nona was the equivalent of a Category 4 hurricane as it moved into the Philippines on Monday. At least 3 people were killed, one person died of hypothermia while two others drowned in floods as the typhoon carved through the central Philippines on Tuesday bringing heavy rain and strong winds … Continue reading “Typhoon Melor (Nona) Batters Philippines, Killing 3 People”

One Lane Reopen After Portland Landslide Closed Interstate (Photos)

One lane on the main highway connecting Washington and Oregon was reopened Thursday evening after it was closed due to a major landslide. The landslide which covered Highway 30 just south of the St. Johns Bridge in Portland was caused by heavy rains brought by a major Northwest storm. The storms have caused rivers to burst their banks and … Continue reading “One Lane Reopen After Portland Landslide Closed Interstate (Photos)”