Whirlwinds claim 18 lives in Myanmar ASEAN

Whirlwinds claim 18 lives in Myanmar

Hostile weather patterns and whirlwinds claimed 18 lives and injured 24 others in Mandalay, the second largest city of Myanmar, local press said on May 5.
Society

Heavy rains to cool northern region

Heavy rains and lightning are expected to hit the northern region on late July 4, giving local residents a respite from the extremely hot weather that lasted nearly a week.
Environment

Hydrometeorology forecast called to improve

Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Linh Ngoc has suggested that the quality of hydrometeorology forecasting should be improved in anticipation of the complex development of natural disasters in 2015.
Nghe An: whirlwinds cause economic loss Society

Nghe An: whirlwinds cause economic loss

Whirlwinds occurred in several mountainous districts of central Nghe An province from April 27 to May 5, causing a total economic loss of approximately 28 billion VND (1.28 million USD).
Environment

Two storms forecast to hit East Sea in May

Two storms or tropical depressions will appear in the East Sea this May, but they are unlikely to directly affect the mainland, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.