Weather Warning "Variable Weather Conditions over upper Thailand "
No. 18 Time Issued March 27, 2017
Variable weather conditions will be likely in the North, the lower Northeast, the Central and the East. Outbreaks of summer thunderstorms are expected with thunderbolts, gusty winds and hail in some place following with a decrease in temperature. These affect following regions:
During 27-29 March, more summer thunderstorms are forecast in following regions:
North: Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Lamphun, Lampang, Phayao, Phrae, Nan, Uttaradit, Phetchabun, Phitsanulok, Phichit and Kamphaeng Phet.
Northeast: Khon Kaen, Chaiyaphum, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buri Ram and Surin.
East: Nakhon Nayok, Chachoensao, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.
Central: Nakhon Sawan, Lop Buri, Saraburi, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Chai Nat, Uthai Thani, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi, including Bangkok and its vicinity.
South: Isolated heavy rain mostly in Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Songkhla, Phuket and Phangnga.
People stay safe and keep off outdoor places due to the severe weather conditions.
The moderate high pressure covers upper Thailand and the South China Sea while outbreaks of hot spells are likely over these areas. The westerly through will move from Myanmar to the North and the Northeast leading to summer thunderstorms. The easterly wind prevails will intensify across the Gulf and the South.
The advisory is in effect on 27 Mach 2017 at 5.00 a.m.
The next issue will be at 11.00 a.m., 27 March 2017