"Category 3, severe tropical storm HIGOS"
No. 7 Time Issued August 19, 2020
At 4.00 pm on 19 August, category 3 tropical storm HEGOS was due over Zhaoqing, Guangdong or latitude 23.5 degrees north, longitude 111.5 degrees east. The storm has moved west-northwest at a speed of 20 km/h with maximum sustained winds of about 75 km/h. From 19-20 August, it is expected to weaken as Category 2 depression and decay to the low-pressure cell, respectively, in southern China with no effect on Thailand.
From 20-23 August 2020, the monsoon trough will shift across the North and the upper Northeast of Thailand.
The advisory is in effect on 19 August 2020, at 5.00 p.m.
This next issue will be at 19 August 2020, at 11.00 p.m.
(Signed) Gp.Capt. Somsak Khaosuwan
Thai Meteorological Department