On August 19, at the Mekong River Hydrology Survey Center at 8 Chiang Khan, Chiangkhan, Loei. Increased continuously. Near the critical point The governor of Loei province gave a letter to Chachoeng District, Chiang Mai Prepare for the situation Remind people who live along the Mekong river. At the same time, Mekong floods flooded villages along the Mekong.
Ms. Chantana Lakhavattana, head of the Uttaradit Pollution Center No. 8, revealed that the water level continued to rise. For the last time measured at 19:00 on August 19, the Mekong River was at 15 meters, while last night it was 14.40 meters, which averaged about 4-5 centimeters per hour, which is still rising. Mekong water levels can reach up to 18 meters and are 14.50 meters high and will reach a crisis of 16.50 meters. Mekong river flows into the river. Moreover, the Chaiwat Chuenkosum, governor of the province of Chachoengsao, was the biggest beneficiary of the floods. each Have a quick book for the sheriff of Chiang Khan. Dickerson comment Prepare for the situation. Remember the people who live along the Mekong River. Farmers engaged in fishing with arable land Or pet on the Mekong River. The company operates on the Mekong River, such as rafts, fish cages and water passages. And to the Ministry of disaster prevention and mitigation. Preparation of materials, equipment, tools and vehicles, as well as the organization of response officers and assistance to the population
. Now, the river branch of Ban Na Pla, Pak Mueang, Chiang Khan, water flooded a number of agricultural areas and began to enter the village. In Chiang Khan, Moo 1 and Moo 2 are flooded and in some places flooded.
Source Matichon Online