"Variable Weather in upper Thailand and Heavy Rain and Strong Wind Waves in South"
No. 1 Time Issued January 24, 2018
During 24-28 January, outbreaks of heavy rain will be likely in upper Thailand as the weak high pressure system forces the moisture from the South China Sea and the Gulf of Thailand accompanying with the easterly winds to the lower Northeast, the East, the lower Central including Bangkok and its vicinity, and the South.
During 29 January to 2 February, thundershowers will be likely for a few day of this period before windy days with a decrease in temperature by 4-6 °C follow, affecting the Northeast first and the rest regions. Keep healthy and watch for crop’s failure.
Another high pressure will cover upper Thailand and the South China Sea, and the stronger northeast monsoon prevails across the Gulf leading to heavy rains with isolated torrential downpours for the South. The Gulf’s sea and the Andaman have waves 2-3 meters high, and inshore surges are still watched along the Gulf during 31 January to 2 February.
The advisory is effect on 24 January 2018, at 5.00 p.m.
The next issue will be at 25 January 2018, at 5.00 a.m.
(Signed) Wanchai Sakudomchai
(Mr. Wanchai Sakudomchai)
Thai Meteorological Department