By THE NATION
Mornings will be cool to cold in the morning in the North and the Northeast with decreasing temperatures by 3-5 degrees Celsius in the North, Central and East regions.
In the South, more rains and strong winds and waves are forecast in the lower Gulf from Surat Thani southwards. The department has advised all ships to proceed with caution and small boats should keep ashore.
The weather forecast for the next 24 hours is as follows:
Northern region: Cool to cold weather in the morning, temperature lows of 13-19°C and highs of 32-37°C. Temperature likely to drop to 3-14°C on hilltops.
Northeastern region: Cool to cold weather with strong wind; temperatures lows of 13-19°C and highs of 27-33°C. Temperature likely to drop to 6-12°C on hilltops.
Central region: Cool weather in the morning with strong wind; temperature lows of 18-21°C, highs 32-37°C.
Eastern region: Cool weather with strong wind and thundershowers in 10 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 18-24°C, highs of 32-35°C; waves 1-2 metres high.
Southern region (east coast): Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60 per cent of the area; lows of 21-24°C, highs of 31-34°C; waves 1-2 metres high.
Southern region (west coast): Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 30 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 22-26°C, highs of 32-37°C; waves of 1-2 metres.
Bangkok and surrounding areas: Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 10 per cent of the area; lows of 22-25°C, highs of 33-36°C.