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High tide phenomenon causes floods in Jeram after bunds fail

KLANG: A dozen homes were flooded in Jeram, Kuala Selangor on Sunday (Oct 18) following the high tide phenomenon.

Seawater spilled onto rather a lot of areas along the Kuala Selangor coastline attributable to bund and river castle erosion in Kg Sungai Janggut.

Selangor Anxiety Management Unit operations officer Muhammad Izzat Haziq Mohd Nazir, in an announcement, acknowledged that of the 12 homes that were flooded, 5 were in Kg Sg Janggut, three in Bagan Sg Janggut and four in Jalan Yunus in Sg Sembilang.

“An evacuation middle on the nearby SK Tambak Jawa was placed on standby to receive any individual tormented by the flooding,” he acknowledged, including that water had begun to go.

He acknowledged other areas in Kuala Selangor completely seen minor flooding after seawater overflowed the bunds and river forts.

In Kula Langat, a miniature length of the bund along Morib seaside collapsed ensuing in minor flooding.

“The collapsed construction would perchance be repaired without delay. No housing areas were flooded within the incident,” he acknowledged.

Muhhamad added that the the leisure of the bunds along the Kuala Langat coastline, to boot to river forts within the district, were in correct condition.

In Klang, the high tide ended in a miniature bund give map at Kg Nelayan in Telok Gong and repair works are within the imply time underway, acknowledged Muhammad Izzat.

No housing or residential areas along the the leisure of the coastline were badly tormented by the high tide.

The Sabak Bernam and Sepang coastlines seen limited flooding after water overflowed the bunds and river forts.

No housing and residential areas were flooded and the bunds and forts all remained in correct condition.

The ocean stage recorded in Port Klang at 6.30am was 5.8m on Sunday as a replacement of 5.7m on Saturday (Oct 17).

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