(VOV) - Recent heavy downpours have left dozens of residential areas in central provinces under 0.5-1m of floodwater.
Nguyen Thai Lan, head of the Central Region Hydrometeorological Station, said these have been the heaviest rains for many years. The average rainfall in Danang and Quang Nam is 500-600mm, even up to 700mm in some areas.
Flooding has also occurred in the lowlands of Quang Nam, Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri provinces.
Images taken by a VOV freelancer on November 4
Vinh Dien town in Dien Ban district, Quang Nam province, submerged
Houses near Thu Bon River
Inundated fields in Dien Ban district, Quang Nam province
Many fields have turned into fish ponds