30 Jan '11, 4am

Floods returning to Singapore via @cmswire

Floods returning to Singapore via @cmswire

FLOODS have returned to Singapore amid heavy, incessant rain since Saturday. Readers of The Straits Times Online have been sending in reports of flooding, which seem mostly concentrated in the eastern part of Singapore. Awakening Cryztalrella wrote on The Straits Times' Facebook fanpage: "Flooding along the whole road at Bedok Town park towards Bedok North Ave 3, i.e. after the PIE overhead bridge towards B07 Bus stop (Bus 18, 28, etc). It has become inaccessible during heavy downpour." On Twitter, quelynxandever and iamsurebbyrz reported flooding at the Singapore Expo, and Loyang Avenue near Changi prison. On their website, the National Environment Agency said widespread moderate to heavy rain is expected between 11.30am and midnight today. If you are affected by floods or know of places that are, we would greatly appreciate your telling us. Please send pictures and infor...

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