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Pee Baa Jub Jub
25th August 2010, 14:27
The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) has warned people in 50 provinces of possible rainfalls and flash floods during 24-28 August 2010.

The risky provinces are Lampang, Chiang Mai, Lamphun, Mae Hong Son, Chiang Rai, Phayao, Phrae, Nan, Tak, Phitsanulok. Sukhothai, Phetchabun, Uttaradit, Kamphaeng Phet, Pichit, Khon Kaen, Maha Sarakham, Roi Et, Kalasin, Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom, Mukdahan, Nong Khai, Udon Thani, Loei, Nong Bua Lamphu, Ubon Ratchathani, Amnat Charoen, Si Sa Ket, Yasothon, Nakhon Ratchasima, Chaiyaphum, Surin, Buri Ram, Chanthaburi, Ratchaburi, Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chantaburi, Trat, Ranong, Phuket, Krabi, Phang Nga, Trang, Chumphon, Surat Thani and Nakhon Si Thammarat.

The DDPM has coordinated with its operation centers in the mentioned areas to closely monitor weather conditions and prepare all necessities for distribution to flood victims. People affected by disasters can contact the DDPM Hotline 1784 for assistance around the clock.