"Sever Heavy Rain in upper Thailand and Strong Winds in Andaman Sea "
No. 24 Time Issued May 29, 2017
The tropical depression over Bengal Bay develops to tropical cyclone “MORA” and is forecast to make land-fall over Bangladesh and Myanmar tomorrow. The strong southwest monsoon prevails across the Andaman Sea and Thailand leading to abundant rainfall with torrential downpour overall country especially in the North, the North-east, the Central, the East, and the upper South. The wind waves in the Andaman Sea become strong.
North: Mae Hong Son, Chiangmai, Lamphun, Lampang, Sukhothai, Tak, Kamphaeng Phet and Phitsanulok.
Northeast: Chaiyaphum, Khon Kaen, Nakhon Ratchasima, Surin, Buri Ram, Si Sa Ket and Ubon Ratchathani.
Central: Ratchaburi, Nakhon Pathom, Samut Songkhram, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, Uthai Thani, Chai Nat, Nakhon Sawan, Lop Buri, Saraburi and Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya including Bangkok and its vicinity.
East: Nakhon Nayok , Chachoengsao, Pattaya City, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.
South: Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chomphon, Ranong, Phangnga, Phuket and Krabi.
People should beware of possible flash flood. The strong wind waves are likely 2-3 meters high in the Andaman Sea and the upper Gulf of Thailand. All ships should proceed with caution, and small boats in the Andaman Sea keep ashore.
This advisory is in effect on 29 May 2017, at 11.00 a.m.
The next issue will be at 29 May 2017 at 5.00 p.m.
(Signed) Wanchai Sakudomchai
(Mr. Wanchai Sakudomchai)
Thai Meteorological Department