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Fog and warmer weather forecast for upper Thailand


The Thailand Meteorological Department said on Friday that the weak high-pressure system covering upper Thailand woul push temperature up 1-2 degrees Celsius with morning fog and thick fog in some areas.

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People in upper Thailand should beware of poor visibility, the department said. Mountaintops are still cold to very cold with frost in some places.

Meanwhile, a weak northeast monsoon prevails over the Gulf and the South.

The weather forecast for the next 24 hours:

North: Cool to cold weather with fog in the morning and thick fog in some areas; temperature lows of 12-15 degrees Celsius and highs of 30-33°C; temperature on hilltops is likely to drop to 3-12°C with frost in some areas.

Northeast: Cool to cold weather with fog in the morning and thick fog in some areas; temperature lows of 12-19°C, highs of 30-33°C; temperature on hilltops is likely to drop to 5-11°C.

Central: Cool weather with fog in the morning and thick fog in some areas; temperature lows of 16-18°C, highs of 32-33°C.

East: Cool weather with fog in the morning and thick fog in some areas; temperature lows of 18-22°C, highs of 30-33°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres offshore.

South (east coast): Cool weather with thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 19-24°C, highs of 30-32°C; waves 1-2 metres high and 2 metres during thundershowers.

South (west coast): Partly cloudy with thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-24°C, highs of 31-34°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres offshore.

Bangkok and surrounding areas: Cool weather with fog in the morning and thick fog in some areas; temperature lows of 19-20°C, highs of 32-33°C.

Published : January 22, 2021

By : THE NATION