Heavy downpours in northern region on August 12
|Sporadic heavy showers and thunderstorms are forecast to hit northern region and the central province of Thanh Hoa. (Source: VNA)|
Sporadic heavy showers and thunderstorms are forecast to hit Hanoi, and there is a possibility of tornadoes, lightning and strong winds during thunderstorms.
Downpours on August 11 evening and August 12 morning have flooded many streets in the capital.
There is also a high risk of flash floods and landslides in mountainous provinces and flooding in low-lying areas.