Conson brings power outages, flooding in Central region

Conson brings power outages, flooding in Central region

Although the fifth typhoon of the 2021 hurricane season Conson was downgraded into a tropical depression, the system continued to bring torrential rainfalls, severe flooding, power outages, traffic disruption and isolation for flooding-hit people in Quang Ngai, Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri provinces. 
Storm-prone localities ready to evacuate nearly 260,000 people

Storm-prone localities ready to evacuate nearly 260,000 people

The National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control required the Northern provinces and cities of Quang Ninh, Hai Phong, Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Dien Bien, Ha Giang, Bac Kan, Cao Bang and Thai Nguyen to prepare to evacuate nearly 260,000 local people vulnerable to storm Conson, which is approaching the East Sea causing risks of torrential rains, flooding, flash floods and landslides.