12 Oct '11, 4pm

Flooding in Thailand and Cambodia [image] #NASA

View Image Comparison View Both Images Thailand’s Chao Phraya River forms at the confluence of smaller rivers near Nakhon Sawan and flows past Bangkok to the Gulf of Thailand. Floodwalls meant to contain the river collapsed in downtown Nakhon Sawan, the Bangkok Post reported on October 11, 2011. The aftermath of the burst floodwalls left the city looking like a lake. As rivers overflowed in Thailand, the Tônlé Sab (Tonle Sap) and the Mekong River remained swollen in neighboring Cambodia. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured these images on October 11, 2011 (top), and October 8, 2010 (bottom). These images use a combination of visible and infrared light to better distinguish between water and land. Vegetation is green, and clouds are pale blue-green. Water is dark blue. In 2011, water rests on floodplains between Phits...

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Thailand declares one-third of its provinces to be disaster areas as floods leave 281 dead. Bangkok bracing.

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channelnewsasia.com 12 Oct '11, 3pm

BANGKOK: Thailand on Wednesday declared a third of its provinces to be disaster zones, as auto giant Toyota called a halt ...

Toyota to suspend production at its 3 Thailand plants due to the impact of the country's worst flooding in decades

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straitstimes.com 12 Oct '11, 6am

Japans' biggest automaker Toyota said on Wednesday production at its three Thailand plants would be halted until at least ...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs issues advisory on travel to Thailand

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straitstimes.com 13 Oct '11, 3am

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) on Thursday issued an advisory for travellers to Thailand to take precautions due to...

MFA issues Thailand travel advisory

MFA issues Thailand travel advisory

channelnewsasia.com 13 Oct '11, 2am

SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has advised those planning to travel to Thailand to monitor local news on...

Travellers to Thailand, beware the floods - Yah...

sg.news.yahoo.com 13 Oct '11, 9am

, be sure to monitor local news for updates on the flood situation when you are there. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MF...

Flooding in Southern Pakistan [image] #NASA

Flooding in Southern Pakistan [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 07 Oct '11, 9pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images Unusually heavy monsoon rains inundated southern Pakistan in the summer of 2011, su...

Flooding in Algeria [image] #NASA

Flooding in Algeria [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 06 Oct '11, 9pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images Torrential rains flooded parts of Algeria by early October 2011. The Associated Pre...

S'pore donates US$100,000 in flood aid to Thailand, Cambodia

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channelnewsasia.com 10 Oct '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE: The Singapore government will contribute US$100,000 as seed money to kick-start the Singapore Red Cross appeal ...

Thailand is Under Water, Have You Heard?

sustainablebusiness.com 14 Oct '11, 9pm

Anyone I ask hasn't heard about it, but a full third of Thailand is under water at the moment. The worst floods in 50 year...

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Thailand beefs up airport flood defences: BANGK...

channelnewsasia.com 11 Oct '11, 11am

BANGKOK - Thailand has bolstered flood defences at Bangkok's main airport and other areas as it works to shield the city o...

Flooding around Bangkok [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 25 Oct '11, 6pm

View Image Comparison View Both Images Flood waters continued traveling southward through Thailand on October 25, 2011, pr...

Thailand: Elephants stranded, in danger from fl...

care2.com 17 Oct '11, 1am

Sunday October 16, 2011, 11:06 am Oh my God, this is alarming. I am very sorry to hear that the area got flooded and that ...

Thailand tallies rising cost of nationwide floods

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straitstimes.com 11 Oct '11, 8am

Thailand is counting the multi billion dollar cost of nationwide flooding that has killed nearly 270 people and may yet ca...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 23 Oct '11, 9am

View Image Comparison View Both Images Thailand’s capital city of Bangkok faced the prospect of severe flooding in late Oc...