"Summer Thunderstorm over upper Thailand "
No. 6 Time Issued May 4, 2017
The moderate high pressure covers Laos and the upper Northeast of Thailand where outbreaks of very hot spells occur. Summer thunderstorms will be possible lasting for the period of 7 May.
During 4-7 May 2017, outbreaks of summer thunderstorms are likely, as well as thunderbolts, gusty winds in many areas and isolated hail especially in the North and the Northeast:
During 4 May 2017, events are expected in the North (Phayao, Phrae, Nan, Uttaradit, Phitsanulok and Phetchabun), the Northeast (Loei, Nong Bua Lun Phu, Udon Thani, Nong Khai, Bueng Kan, Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom, Mukdahan, Amnatcharoen, Ubon Ratchathani, Si Sa Ket, Surin, Buri Ram, Nakhon Ratchasima and Chaiyaphum), the East (Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chonburi, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat), and the Central (Saraburi, Lopburi, Nakhon Sawan and Uthai Thani)
During 5-7 May 2017, more thunderstorms are expected to expand in the North, the Northeast, the Central including Bangkok and its vicinity, and the East.
People stay safe and keep off outdoor places.
The advisory is in effect on 4 May 2017 at 5.00 p.m.
The next issue will be at 11.00 p.m., 4 May 2017
(Signed) Wanchai Sakudomchai
(Mr. Wanchai Sakudomchai)
Thai Meteorological Department