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Heavy rains forecast for many areas today with likely flash floods


A low pressure area covers the upper portions of the North while the moderate southwest monsoon prevails across the Andaman Sea and Thailand is weakening, the Thailand Meteorological Department said.

Heavy rains are forecast for some parts of the North, the upper Northeast, the East, Central and the South regions. People should beware of the severe conditions that may cause flash floods.
Isolated thundershowers and isolated heavy rains are forecast for Bangkok with minimum temperature at 24-26 degrees Celsius and maximum temperature 34-37°C. Southwesterly winds blow at 10-30 km/hr.
The monsoon trough lies across the upper North and the upper Northeast on May 30-31, while the moderate southwest monsoon prevails over the Andaman Sea and Thailand. More rains are expected with isolated heavy rains in the areas.
From June 1-5, the southwest monsoon prevails over the Andaman Sea and Thailand while the monsoon trough will weaken. Less rains are expected in Thailand.

Published : May 31, 2020

By : The Nation