"Summer Thunderstorms over Thailand and Heavy Rain in South "
No. 13 Time Issued April 2, 2017
The high pressure covers upper Thailand and the South China Sea while the low pressure covers Malaysia. The moderate easterly wind prevails over the Gulf of Thailand and the South.
A reduction of summer thunderstorm outbreaks is likely in the upper part of Thailand while thunderstorms remain in the North and the East. Heavy rain occurs much of the South with very heavy in some places following:
By 2 April, Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, Phuket, Krabi, Trang and Stun.
During 3-4 April, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Phuket, Krabi, Trang and Stun.
By 5 April, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Ranong and Phangnga.
The moderate wind waves are likely about 2 meters high in the Gulf of Thailand. All ships should proceed with caution. People in the South should beware of possible flash flood.
The advisory is in effect on 2 April 2017at 11.00 a.m.
The next issue will be at 5.00 p.m., 2 April 2017
(Signed) Wanchai Sakudomchai
(Mr. Wanchai Sakudomchai)
Thai Meteorological Department