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Vietnam – Tropical Depression Toraji (GDACS, NCHMF, Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 19 November 2018)

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  • Tropical depression TORAJI made landfall close to Vinh Hai town (Ninh Thuan Province, Dong Nam Bo Region, southeastern Vietnam) on 18 November.

  • As of 19 november at 8.00 UTC, at least 12 people are reported dead, six more are missing and 11 injured across Khanh Hoa Province (Nam Trung Bo Region, south-east Vietnam) following landslides and floods triggered by heavy rainfall.

  • According to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, more heavy rainfall and thunderstorms are forecast for southeastern Vietnam over the next 24 hours, including over the already affected regions.