"Heavy Rain, strong wind and wave in the South"
No. 8 Time Issued December 24, 2020
The active low-pressure cell over the lower Gulf of Thailand is forecast to covers the South midnight of 24 December. In the mean time the strong northeast monsoon prevails over the Gulf and the South with more rain in the South. Isolated heavy to very heavy rain are also possible. People in the South should beware of the severe condition that may cause flash flood.
Affected areas are as followings:
24 December 2020
Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, Ranong, Phangnga, Krabi and Trang.
25 December, 2020
Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Ranong and Phangnga.
The strong wind and waves are 2-3 meters high in the Gulf of Thailand and more than 3 meters high in thundershowers. All ships in the Gulf proceed with caution and keep off thundershowers. Small boats keep ashore lasting 26 December.
This advisory is in effect on 24 December 2020, at 11.00 p.m.
The next issue will be at 25 December 2020, at 5.00 a.m.
(Signed) Nattapon Nattasomboon
(Mr. Nattapon Nattasomboon)
Thai Meteorological Department