Mekong River in Nong Khai rising up the river crowded communities in the municipality of the second round in the municipality of 40 houses did not underestimate the economic zone. Accelerated pumping runs empty …
Around 20:00 on September 2, the Mekong River on Nong Khai Hydrology was 12.70 meters above sea level, 50 centimeters higher than the average water level of 2 centimeters at the same level as the Mekong River in Chiang Khan, Loei. Higher and higher. The floods in Nong Khai province can reach 13 meters on Monday. This will flood the banks in many areas.
In recent years, the Mekong River has flooded the community of Chommanee in the municipality of Nong Khai. Water level is about 60-120 cm, which floods in the second round of this year after mid-August. The Mekong River has risen 12.69 meters high. Even the rain fell last week. The water level in the Mekong is rising again. The sandbag will be placed in the same place where the Mekong flooded but was not effective. Water has changed direction in new lowland areas of the crossing. Approximately 40 houses have been damaged, some have been moved. But many people have not been moved. Still living in the house Because it is a property. And follow the situation closely.
For the economic zone of Nong Khai. Do not overflow During monitoring of the situation and pumping away from the drainage of the Mekong River. If it is not raining. The economic zone is not expected to be affected.