Tag Archives: flash floods

November 18

Flash floods swallow roads in downtown Kuala Lumpur

Heavy rain in the city this evening caused flash floods on three major roads, namely Jalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Ampang and Jalan Kuching. Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Service operations centre chief Samsol Maarif Saibani said the rain, which started at about 4pm, caused floods up to a depth of one metre at certain stretches […]

June 19

Flash floods in Kuala Lumpur

Heavy rain which fell at about 6 pm in the federal capital caused flash floods at three road stretches. Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue operation chief Samsol Maarif Saibani said the road affected by the floods are Jalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Kelapa Muda and Jalan Duta. “Heavy rain which started in the late afternoon caused […]

May 04

Kuala Lumpur folk warned: Storms and flash floods ahead

City dwellers are advised to take precautionary measures to face possible flash floods, thunderstorm, fallen trees and even landslides during the current weather uncertainties. Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department director Khiruddin Drahman said the department, together with the National Security Council and the Kuala Lumpur City Hall, were fully prepared to respond to any […]