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14 Sep 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (3½) feet at Madauk above its danger level. It may fall from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (2) days and may remain above its danger level.

Flood condition of Bago River

08 Sep 2019 description

Flood condition of Bago River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Bago River at Bago has exceeded by about (½) foot above its danger level. It may fall below its danger level during the next (1) day.

Flood condition of Sittoung River

08 Sep 2019 description

Flood condition of Shwegyin River

According to the (09:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Shwegyin River at Shwegyin has exceeded by (1) cm above its danger level. It may rise from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (1) day and may remain above its danger level.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Shwegyin Township to take precaution measure.

03 Sep 2019 description

According to the (12:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River at Taungoo is observed as about (2½) feet below its danger level. It may reach its danger level during the next (2) days.

According to the (12:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Thaungyin River at Myawady is observed as about (1) foot below its danger level. It may reach its danger level during the next (1) day.

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas at Taungoo and Myawady Townships to take precaution measure.

01 Sep 2019 description

lood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River at Madauk has exceeded by about (½) foot at Madauk above its danger level. It may continue to rise from the present water level about (1) foot during the next (2) days and may remain above its danger level.

Flood condition of Sittoung River

28 Aug 2019 description
report Save the Children

As the world’s attention returns to mark the plight of Rohingya refugees who have languished in camps in Cox’s Bazar for more than two years, it is worrying that the almost 600,000 Rohingya who remain in Myanmar have been all but been forgotten. The great majority of them are confined to camps in central Rakhine state, or huddled in often partially destroyed villages across the north. They continue to eke out a precarious existence, denied citizenship of the country they were born in, and denied access to livelihoods, education, health care and freedom of movement.

27 Aug 2019 description
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Highlights

  • Just under 4,500 people remain in evacuation sites, down from a peak of more than 110,000 on 13 August

  • Continued vigilance is advised with the monsoon season ongoing and more heavy rainfall forecast

  • Focus is on the recovery phase once the floodwaters have completely receded

  • Agencies are now engaging in assessments to identify the needs/gaps

Monsoon Floods Update - as of 26 August 2019

24 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (12:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2½) feet at Madauk above its danger level. It may rise from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (2) days and may remain above its danger level.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

23 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2½) feet above its danger level at Madauk. It may remain above its danger level during the next (3) days .

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

22 Aug 2019 description

Chairman of National Disaster Management Committee and Vice President U Henry Van Thio received a vessel yesterday to be used as mobile clinic for providing first aid and emergency medical services in flood-stricken areas.

Tint Tint Myanmar Group of Companies, a local business firm, donated the home-made vessel that was handed over at the Presidential Palace in Nay Pyi Taw.

22 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2½) feet above its danger level at Madauk. It may fall from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (2) days and may remain above its danger level.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

21 Aug 2019 description
report The Irrawaddy

By SAN YAMIN AUNG 20 August 2019

YANGON— In the blink of an eye, a massive landslide washed it all away: homes, vehicles, people—all buried deep beneath the mud at the base of a mountain in the Thae Phyu Kone village tract of Mottama, Paung Township, in southern Myanmar’s Mon State.

The tragic landslide that struck on the morning of Aug. 9—triggered by days of heavy monsoon rains—destroyed nearly 30 homes and buried more than 70 people alive, killing local, traveler and passerby alike. Dozens more were injured.

21 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2½) feet above its danger level at Madauk. It may remain above its danger level during the next (3) days.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

20 Aug 2019 description
report ACT Alliance

SITUATION

Flooding caused by monsoon rains continued in India and Myanmar that increased the number of people leaving their homes and moving to evacuation centers since last month. Five countries in Asia – India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam, and Myanmar – have experienced severe flooding from monsoon rains since July.

India. A total of 1.13 million people has been displaced this month because of monsoon floods. Most severe are these four states:

20 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2) feet above its danger level at Madauk. It may remain above its danger level during the next (3) days.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

19 Aug 2019 description

REGIONAL SUMMARY:

During the week, scattered and isolated heavy rains occurred in the equatorial and northern part of the region, while the southern portion remained generally dry. Several flooding events were reported this week as the Southwest Monsoon continue. Localised tornados also occurred in Indonesia and the Philippines, resulting to minor damages.

HIGHLIGHT:

19 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Sittoung River

According to the (13:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Sittoung River has exceeded by about (2½) feet at Madauk above its danger level. It may fall from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (2) days and may remain above its danger level.

Advisory

It is especially advertised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Madauk to take precaution measure.

18 Aug 2019 description
report Mizzima News

The social arm of the telecom company Ooredoo Myanmar is working to provide humanitarian aid to flood-hit communities in Mon State, according to a press release.

Unprecedented heavy rains and high tight caused floods in various parts of Mon State in previous week. Many of the people from Mon Sate have been displaced from their homes and some permanently because of landslides.

18 Aug 2019 description

Flood condition of Shwegyin River

According to the (16:30) hrs M.S.T observation today, the water level of Shwegyin River at Shwegyin has reached its danger level. It may continue to rise from the present water level about (½) foot during the next (1) day and may remain above its danger level.

Advisory

It is especially advised to the people who settle near the river banks and low lying areas in Shwegyin Township to take precaution measure.