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Hot day in upper Thailand with thunderstorms and gusty winds, thundershowers in the South


The Thailand Meteorological Department said on Monday that a moderate high-pressure system covers upper Thailand and the South China Sea, while southerly and southeasterly winds prevail across the lower North, the lower Northeast, the Central including Bangkok and its vicinity, and the East regions.

Hot weather is forecast for upper Thailand with thunderstorms and gusty winds in some areas. The easterly winds across the Gulf of Thailand and the South bring isolated thundershowers to the South.

The weather forecast for the next 24 hours:

North: Hot day with haze and thunderstorms in 40 per cent of the areas, gusty winds are possible in some areas; temperature lows of 23-25 degrees Celsius, highs of 35-39°C.

Northeast: Hot day with haze and thundershowers in 10 per cent of the areas, gusty winds are possible in some areas; temperature lows of 22-25°C, highs of 33-38°C.

Central: Hot day with haze and thunderstorms in 40 per cent of the areas, gusty winds are possible in some areas; temperature lows of 23-25°C, highs of 34-36°C.

East: Thunderstorms in 40 per cent of the areas, gusty winds are possible in some areas; temperature lows of 24-26°C, highs of 31-36°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres during thundershowers.

South (east coast): Thundershowers in 30 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 24-27°C, highs of 32-35°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres during thundershowers.

South (west coast): Thundershowers in 30 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-28°C, highs of 32-36°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres during thundershowers.

Bangkok and surrounding areas: Hot day with haze and thundershowers in 30 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 26-27°C, highs of 33-37°C.

Source: Thailand Meteorological Department

Published : April 12, 2021

By : THE NATION