Meteorology Department warns North-Northeast Flash floods from heavy to very heavy rain

The Meteorological Department warns the North and the Northeast of heavy to very heavy rain in some places. Ask people in the area to be careful of the danger of heavy rain, while Bangkok and its vicinity have 40% thunderstorms.

The Meteorological Department forecasts weather forecasts for the next 24 hours. Thailand can still experience thunderstorms. And there was heavy to very heavy rain in some places in the northern region. and northeastern region People in the area are asked to be careful of the dangers from heavy rain and accumulated rain. It can cause flash floods and flash floods. Especially in the foothill slopes near waterways and lowland areas. as well as increase caution in traveling through areas with thunderstorms during this period as well because the strong monsoon trough lies across the north. and the upper northeastern region Entering the low pressure area in the Gulf of Tonkin. In addition, the moderate southwest monsoon prevails over the Andaman Sea, the central region, the east, the south and the Gulf of Thailand.

As for wind waves in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, they are moderate. by the upper Andaman Sea area The waves are about 2 meters high in the lower Andaman Sea and the upper Gulf of Thailand, 1-2 meters high and more than 2 meters in thunderstorm areas. All ships in the area are advised to navigate with caution. And avoid sailing in areas with thunderstorms as well

Incidentally, Tropical Storm “Yunyang” (YUN-YEUNG) in the Pacific Ocean. It tends to move closer to the east coast of Japan during September 8-9, 2023. This storm does not affect the weather in Thailand. Anyone traveling to the area is asked to check the weather conditions before departing during the said date and time.

Bangkok and its vicinity have thunderstorms in 40 percent of the area, minimum temperature 26-27 degrees Celsius, maximum temperature 33-36 degrees Celsius

Source: Thai News Agency