Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Flash floods hit Bedok and Chai Chee, Singapore

Heavy showers triggered flash flooding in Chai Chee, Bedok, Siglap and Marine Parade of eastern Singapore Wednesday afternoon.

Floods made traffic impassable at the junction of New Upper Changi Road and Chai Chee Road at around 12.45 pm.

Photo below shows flash floods at the junction of Chai Chee Road and New Upper Changi Road (Twitter: Bryan Huang).


The 1978 Singapore flood claimed seven lives. The worst flood in S'pore history since the Hari Raya floods in December 1969 caused the flood damage of S$10 million..

Original post: Natural Disasters List October 30, 2013