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Severe weather, flooding in Phuket

Severe weather, flooding in Phuket

PHUKET: The weather has taken a turn for the worse as severe flooding has caused chaos on Phuket's roads.

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By Eakkapop Thongtub

Wednesday 12 August 2015, 12:43PM


Traffic is still going slow on Thepkasattri Rd, particularly the road by Thalang School where officials are currently trying to drain out the floods.

Traffic continues at a slow pace on Thepkrasattri Rd through to Phuket International Airport, with many vehicles on the road.

Excess water is also flowing in from Khao Phra Thaeo.

Thepkrasattri District Municipality continues to dig up the drains to allow the excess water to flow through into the canal and hopefully clear the roads.

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