Heavy Rainfall and Strong Wind Warning (No.03/2022)
Issued at (14:00) hours M.S.T on 01- 7-2022
According to the observations at (13:30) hrs MST today, due to strong monsoon over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal, rain or thundershowers will be fairly widespread to widespread in Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Taninthayi Regions and Rakhine, Kayin, Mon States with likelihood of regionally heavy falls and isolated heavy falls with strong wind.
During this period, rain are likely to be (3)inches (77-mm) and above in Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady and Taninthayi Regions, Rakhine, Kayin and Mon States within (24)hours.
Squall with rough seas are likely at times off and along Myanmar Coast. Surface wind speed in squall may reach (35-40) mph. Wave height will be about (8-12) feet in off and along Myanmar Coast.
Due to strong monsoon,people should be awaredthe heavy rainfall with strong wind, the natural disasters such as flash flood andlandslide in the hilly areas and near small rivers and domestic flight, trawlers, vessels and shipsoff and along MyanmarCoasts.