2018-09-03: Since Thursday (30 August), there have been reports of heavy rain, floods and landslides in the northern provinces Dien Bien, Son La, Hoa Binh, Son La, Thai Nguyen and Yen Bai. Several people died and several others were injured. Infrastructure was damaged.
Further floods, flash floods, and landslides are to be expected due to ongoing rainfalls. (Air) traffic disruptions are possible. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution near mountainsides and rivers.