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Thundershowers forecast across Thailand with isolated heavy rains in the North


The country will see thundershowers with isolated heavy rains in the North as the moderate southwest monsoon prevails across Thailand, the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, the Meteorological Department said on Wednesday.

It warned people to beware of the severe conditions while advising all ships in the Andaman Sea to proceed with caution as waves are about 2 metres high and more than 2 metres during thundershowers.

Here’s the weather forecast for the next 24 hours:

North: Thundershowers in 70 per cent of the area with isolated heavy rains; temperature lows of 23-25 degrees and highs of 30-33 degrees Celsius.

Northeast: Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 24-25 degrees and highs of 32-35 degrees Celsius.

Central: Thundershowers in 60 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 22-26 degrees, highs of 31-34 degrees Celsius.

East: Thundershowers in 60 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 24-28 degrees, highs of 31-34 degrees Celsius; waves 1-2 metres high and 2 metres during thundershowers.

South (east coast): Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 23-25 degrees, highs of 32-35 degrees Celsius; waves a metre high and 1-2 metres during thundershowers.

South (west coast): Thundershowers in 60 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 24-25 degrees, highs of 32-34 degrees Celsius; waves 2 metres high and over 2 metres during thundershowers.

Bangkok and surrounding areas: Thundershowers in 40 per cent of the area; temperature lows of 26-27 degrees, highs of 33-35 degrees Celsius.

Source: Thailand Meteorological Department

Published : June 16, 2021

By : THE NATION