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Thundershowers forecast for all regions, isolated heavy rains in the North


The southwest monsoon prevailing across the Andaman Sea, Thailand, and the Gulf of Thailand is weakening, the Thailand Meteorological Department said on Tuesday.

Thundershowers are forecast all over Thailand with isolated heavy rains in the upper North. People in this region should beware of the severe conditions, the department said.

Waves in the Andaman Sea are expected to rise two metres high and more than two metres high during thundershowers. All ships should proceed with caution, the department said.

The weather forecast for the next 24 hours:

North: Thundershowers in 80 per cent of the areas with isolated heavy rains; temperature lows of 21-23 degrees Celsius, highs of 30-35°C.

Northeast: Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-25°C, highs of 32-35°C.

Central: Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 22-25°C, highs of 33-35°C.

East: Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 24-27°C, highs of 32-35°C; waves 1-2 metres high and two metres during thundershowers.

South (east coast): Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 24-25°C, highs of 32-36°C; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres during thundershowers.

South (west coast): Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 21-26°C, highs of 32-34°C; waves two metres high and over two metres during thundershowers.

Bangkok and surrounding areas: Thundershowers in 30 per cent of the areas; temperature lows of 24-26°C, highs of 32-34°C.

Source: Thailand Meteorological Department

Published : June 15, 2021

By : THE NATION