Weather Warning "Summer Thunderstorms over Thailand and Heavy Rain in South "
No. 8 Time Issued April 1, 2017
Variable weather conditions affect outbreaks of summer thunderstorms over the North, the lower Northeast, the Central and the East. Thunderstorms, gusty winds and hail are possible in some areas, and then a decrease in temperature follows.
On 1 April, more summer thunderstorms cover:
The North: Chiang Rai, Phayao, Nan, Phrae, Lamphun, Lampang, Sukhothai, Uttaradit, ตาก Phitsanulok, Phichit and Phetchabun.
The Northeast: Khon Kaen, Chaiyaphum, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buri Ram, Surin, Si Sa Ket and Ubon Ratchathani.
The Central: Nakhon Sawan, Lop Buri, Saraburi, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Chai Nat, Uthai Thani, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi including Bangkok and its vicinity
The East: Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.
During 1-5 April, outbreaks of more rainfall and isolated heavy rain are forecast much of the South.
The South: Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yalan and Narathiwat.
Less rain is likely over upper Thailand during 2-5 April.
People keep off outdoor places and stay safe.
Another high pressure from China covers the East, the Central, the North and the South China Sea while hot spells occur in this area. This causes outbreaks of summer thunderstorms.
The strong easterly wind prevails over the Gulf of Thailand and the South cause more rainfall with isolated heavy thundershowers. The moderate wind waves are likely about 2 meters high in the Gulf of Thailand. All ships should proceed with caution.
The advisory is in effect on 1 April 2017at 5.00 a.m.
The next issue will be at 11.00 a.m., 1 April 2017