(1.12.2023)According to the observations at (05:30) hrs M.S.T today, the Well Marked Low Pressure Area over Southeast Bay of Bengal still persists. It is likely to move West-Northwestwards and intensify into a Depression during next (12) hrs. It would intensify gradually into a Cyclonic Storm over Southwest Bay of Bengal on (3.12.2023). Weather is partly cloudy over the Andaman Sea and North Bay of Bengal and cloudy elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.




29th National Monsoon Forum

29th National Monsoon Forum


The opening ceremony of 29th Monsoon Forum 2022, Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH) was held in Multi Hazard Early Warning Center by this morning. In the opening ceremony, Dr. Kyaw Moe Oo, Director General of the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology delivered the opening remark.

Departmental representatives in disaster management and other related departments, including the participants from Head of Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, Regions and States offices of Department of Meteorology and Hydrology with the virtual online; a total of about (100) participants attended the forum.

The Workshop is focused on the reviewing the 2022 Southwest Monsoon season, presenting and discussing on seasonal outlook of Weather Forecast and Water Level Forecast for the 2022-2023 Winter Season, Condition of Agro meteorology, Condition of La Nina during Winter Season, discussing sectorial lessons learned during the Southwest Monsoon Season based on historical data and observed conditions and detailed discussions on sectorial preparedness using the forecasts for the 2022-2023 winter season.

The monsoon forum has been held twice annually on regular basic starting from 2007 and the current forum is the 29th of the Forum.