MOWRAM Warns of Possible Flash Floods

Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has warned of possible flash floods this week resulted from heavy rain along with thunder, lightning and gusts.

According to the ministry’s new weather forecast released this morning, the provinces of Battambang, Pursat, Kampong Thom, Kampong Chhnang, Kampong Speu, Kandal, Svay Rieng, Koh Kong, Preah Sihanouk and Kampot, and Phnom Penh capital would face flash floods from Sept. 8 to 14.

During the same period, for the temperature, it would vary between 23 and 33 degrees Celsius for the provinces in the central lowland areas, and from 22 to 31 degrees Celsius for the provinces next to the Dangrek mountain range and highland areas in the northeast.

For the coastal areas, the temperature would range between 24 and 34 degrees Celsius.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press