RECENT FLASH FLOODS

9 July 2014

Due to the heavy rain this morning, flash floods occurred at the following locations.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Western Commonwealth Drive (Commonwealth Lane)

Depth: 175mm
Width: 2 lanes
Length: 100m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

Western Slip Road from KJE (2km, towards PIE) to Woodlands Road

Depth: 175mm
Width: 1 lane
Length: 50m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

25 June 2014

Due to the heavy rain this morning, flash floods occurred at the following locations.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Western Woodlands Road / Mandai Estate (Junction)

Depth: 100mm
Width: 2 lane
Length: 50m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

Western Slip Road from KJE (2km, towards PIE) to Woodlands Road

Depth: 150mm
Width: 1 lane
Length: 50m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

16 May 2014

Due to the heavy rain this morning, flash floods occurred at the following locations.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Western KJE (7km, towards BKE) Tengah Flyover, PIE exit 35 towards KJE

Depth: 200mm
Width: 1 lane
Length: 90m

Passable to traffic

Flash flood due to debris washed down by rain which covered the drainage outlets.
Western Jalan Boon Lay (near International Road)

Depth: 200mm
Width:  1 lane
Length: 100m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area.

Western Boon Lay Way/Corporation Road(slip road)

Depth: 300mm
Width:  1 lane
Length: 30m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area.

23 Apr 2014

Due to the heavy rain this afternoon, flash floods occurred at the following locations.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Western Jalan Boon Lay (near International Road)

Depth: 200mm
Width: 3 lanes
Length: 100m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area.

Western Boon Lay Way/Corporation Road(slip road)

Depth: 300mm
Width: 1 lane
Length: 30m

Slip road impassable to traffic for 5mins.

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area.

 

 

4 Apr 2014

Due to the heavy rain this afternoon, flash flood occurred at the following location.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Central Kaki Bukit Ave 2 near junction of Kaki Bukit Road 3

Depth: 100mm
Width: 3 lanes
Length: 100m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area. Work is expected to commence 2Q 2014.

 

 

20 Mar 2014

Due to the heavy rain this afternoon, flash flood occurred at the following location.

Region Location Extent Findings & Follow-ups
Eastern Yishun Ave 2 / Yishun Ave 5 (slip road)

Depth: 150mm
Width: 1 lane
Length: 30m

Passable to traffic

Intense rain caused flooding at this location.

PUB has plans to improve the drainage at this area. Work is expected to commence 2Q 2014.

 

 

 

 
 
Last updated on 9 Jul 2014