"Category 2 Tropical Depression “NOUL”"
No. 15 Time Issued September 19, 2020
At 10.00 a.m. on 19 September, Category 2 tropical depression NOUL over Khaokho, Phetchabun was centered at latitude 16.5 degrees north, longitude 101.0 degrees east. With its almost stationary movement, the depression has been expected to be downgraded to an active low cell onwards while the strong southwest monsoon prevails across the Andaman Sea, Thailand and the Gulf. Torrential rain will be possible much of the North, the Northeast, the Central, the East and the South. People in the risky areas should beware of the severe rains that may cause flash floods and water runoff. Beware of strong winds by keeping off outdoor places, large trees and unsecured buildings
Affected areas are as follows
19 September: Heavy to very heavy rain
North: Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai, Lamphun, Lampang, Uttaradit, Sukhothai, Tak, Kamphaeng Phet, Phitsanulok, Phichit and Phetchabun
Northeast: Chaiyaphum, Khon Kaen, Maha Sarakham, Nakhon Ratchasima and Buri Ram
Central: Uthai Thani, Chai Nat, Nakhon Sawan, Lop Buri, Saraburi, Ang Thong, Sing Buri, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Samut Songkram, including Bangkok and its vicinity
East: Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.
South: Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, Ranong, Phangnga, and Phuket.
20 September: Heavy rain
North: Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai, Lamphun, Tak, Kamphaeng Phet and Sukhothai
Central: Ratchaburi, Kanchanaburi, Uthai Thani and Chai Nat
East: Chanthaburi and Trat
South: Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, and Ranong
The strong wind waves are likely in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand. In the upper portion of both seas, the waves will be likely 2-4 meters high and more than 4 meters high in thundershowers. In the lower portion, the waves will be likely about 2 meters and in thundershowers more than 3 meters high. All ships keep ashore lasting 20 September.
The advisory is in effect on 19 September 2020, at 11.00 a.m.
This next issue will be at 19 September 2020, at 5.00 p.m.
(Signed) Gp.Capt. Somsak Khaosuwan
Thai Meteorological Department