The Pasak Jolasid dam in Lop Buri needs to release a large quantity of water which will result in flooding in downstream Saraburi and Ayutthaya provinces.
Cars plough through floods on Suwannasorn Road in Prachin Buri despite signs warning motorists about the flood hazard. (Photo by Pattanapong Hiranard)
As of 9am Thursday, the dam was discharging water at 550.69 cubic metres per second, or 47.58 million cubic metres per day, according to a report on the website. The inflow was at 652.68 cubic metres per second, or 56.39 million million cubic metres per day.
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