Myanmar: Flood Bulletin (Issued at 14:00 hr M.S.T on 15-8-2017)

Report
from Government of Myanmar
Published on 15 Aug 2017 View Original

Flood Condition of Ayeyarwaddy River

According to the (13:30) hr M.S.T observation today, the water level has exceeded by about (1) foot at Shwegu of Ayeyarwady River above its danger level, it may continue to rise about (3) inches 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 bank and low lying areas inShweguTownship, to take precaution measure.

Flood condition of Chindwin River

According to the (13:30) hr M.S.T observation today, the water levels have exceeded by about (5) feet at Hkamti and about (2½) feet at Homalin of Chindwin River above their respective danger levels. The water levels may continue to rise about (½) foot each at Hkamti and Homalin during the next (1) day and may remain above their respective danger levels.

Advisory

It is especially advised to the people who settle near the river bank and low lying areas in Hkamti and HomalinTownships, to take precaution measure.