"Category 3, severe tropical storm HIGOS"
No. 8 Time Issued August 19, 2020
At 10.00 p.m. on 19 August, category 3 tropical storm HEGOS was due over Guangxi, China, or latitude 23.7 degrees north, longitude 109.9 degrees east. The storm has moved west-northwest at a speed of 25 km/h with maximum sustained winds of about 65 km/h. By tomorrow, 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 11.00 p.m..
This next issue will be at 20 August 2020, at 5.00 a.m..
(Signed) Gp.Capt. Somsak Khaosuwan.
Thai Meteorological Department