Sat, October 16, 2021

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Hot and hazy in upper Thailand with isolated thundershowers in some areas


A thermal low pressure covers upper Thailand while the southerly and the southeasterly winds bring humidity from the South China Sea and the Gulf of Thailand to the lower North, the Northeast, the Central and the East.

Hot weather and haze during the day are forecast over upper Thailand. Isolated thundershowers are possible in the lower North, the Northeast, the Central and the East, the Thailand Meteorological Department forecast on Saturday.

Meanwhile, the easterly winds prevailing over the South and the Gulf bring isolated thundershowers to the areas.

The weather forecast for the next 24 hours:

North: Hot weather with haze during the day and isolated light rain; temperature lows of 15-24 degrees Celsius, highs of 36-39°C.

Northeast: Hot weather with haze during the day, isolated thundershowers in 30 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-26°C, highs of 35-37°C.

Central: Hot weather with haze during the day, isolated thundershowers in 20 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 23-25°C, highs of 36-38°C.

East: Hot weather with haze during the day, isolated thundershowers in 20 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 23-27°C, highs of 33-37°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres offshore.

South (east coast): Isolated thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-25°C, highs of 32-35°C; waves 1-2 metres high and two metres during thundershowers.

South (west coast): Isolated thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-25°C, highs of 35-37°C; waves a metre high and over a metre offshore.

Bangkok and surrounding areas: Hot weather with haze during the day, isolated thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 25-26°C, highs of 34-36°C.

Source: Thailand Meteorological Department

Published : March 06, 2021

By : THE NATION