| Syafiq Affendy |
THE heavy and gusty showers yesterday caused floods in several areas prone to flooding in the Brunei-Muara District.
A public weather warning was issued by the Meteorological Department, Ministry of Communications at 7.30pm yesterday, about the Stage Yellow weather warning of wind speeds of up to 50km per hour accompanied by heavy or thunder showers.
The warning also included risks of flash floods in heavy showers, especially at low-lying and flood prone areas.
Residents of Kg Tanah Jambu, Lambak Kanan housing area and commuters of the Tutong-Muara highway experienced flash floods, causing temporary inconvenience.
Photos of the flooded areas were sent by concerned citizens to the Bulletin through social media app WhatsApp, showing areas inaccessible to all vehicles except for SUVs and other bigger vehicles.