DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

23-5-2024: According to the observations at (15:30) hrs M.S.T today, the well Marked Low Pressure Area over the Westcentral Bay of Bengal and adjoining South Bay of Bengal still persists. It is likely to move northeastwards and intensify into a Depression over Central Bay of Bengal around 24-5-2024 morning. Thereafter, it may continue to move northeastwards and intensify into a Cyclonic Storm over the Eastcentral Bay of Bengal around 25-5-2024 morning, it would move nearly northwards and intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm. It may reach near Bangladesh and adjoining west Bengal coasts, India by  26-5-2024 evening. Monsoon is vigorous over the Andaman Sea and Southeast Bay of Bengal. Weather is a few cloud over the North Bay and cloudy elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

30th Monsoon Forum (28.4.2023)

30th National Monsoon Forum

The opening ceremony of 30th Monsoon Forum 2023, Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH) was held in Ministry of Transport and Communications, Nay Pyi Taw 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 from Ministry of Transport and Communications, representatives in disaster management and other related departments, including the participants from Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, a total of about (131) participant attended this forum.

The Workshop is focused on the reviewing and discussing on seasonal outlook of Weather Forecast and Water Level forecast for 2022-2023 Winter season, condition of Agro meteorology and presenting on seasonal outlook of Weather Forecast and Water Level Forecast for the 2023 Southwest Monsoon Season and El Nino Conditions,  discussing sectorial lessons learned during the Winter Season and detailed discussions on sectorial preparedness using the forecasts for the 2023 Southwest Monsoon season. The closing remark was delivered by Dr. Kyaw Moe Oo, Director General of the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology.

The monsoon forum has been held twice annually on regular basic starting from 2007 and the current forum is the 30th of the Forum.