Friday, May 27, 2022

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KL hit by flash floods after downpour

Several roads are still covered in floodwater although they remain accessible to vehicles.

South Africa flooding leaves survivors traumatised, homeless

The community centre has been home to about 300 people left homeless by the flooding in KwaZulu-Natal province, which killed at least 430 people, displaced thousands and caused damage estimated at US$685 million.

Relief centres opened in Kedah, Negeri Sembilan after flash floods

A total of 138 flood victims from 48 families are seeking shelter following their evacuation.

Over 140 homes in Janda Baik hit by flash floods

Landslides have also been reported in several areas.

‘Surprise’ urban floods drive pleas for climate action

Analysts say forest losses may be contributing to the worsening floods, with many of the hardest-hit states also showing the highest deforestation rates.

More rain lashes South Africa’s flood-ravaged southeastern region

The death toll rose on Saturday by three, to 398 while 27 people were reported still missing.

Residents evacuate as floods threaten Sydney suburbs

Major flood warnings were issued for several suburbs in the south of Sydney, while the entire city of five million was warned of potential flash flooding into the weekend.

Over 8,000 flood victims in Selangor yet to receive govt aid

Selangor MB Amirudin Shari says applications of more than 10 times the number of heads of households at relief centres were received.

Flood situation in Selangor under control, says Shah Alam city council

Water levels in the affected areas of Hulu Langat, Gombak and Petaling are showing a downward trend with no new evacuations to flood relief centres.

More bad weather ahead for some states

Affected areas include Kuala Lumpur, which was hit by flash floods in 29 areas following heavy rain yesterday.

3 landslides reported in KL after flash floods

DBKL has also identified 12 spots where trees and branches had fallen including in Jalan Pudu Lama, Jalan Teluk Pulai, Jalan Kuchai 2 and Jalan Desa Utama (Taman Desa).

Warnings of thunderstorms, heavy rain in several states

Storms, rain and strong winds are expected in these areas until late morning.

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