DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(18.6.2019) Monsoon is strong to vigorous over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal.

Bay of Bengal Condition

Depression No.47, 2019                                                                                                          4th  May, 2019 16:00 MST Today

Deep Depression

            According to the observations at (15:30)hrs M.S.T today, the Deep Depression over Bengladesh and adjoining Ganetic West Bengal has moved Northeastwards and weakened into a Depression. It centered at about (65) miles North-Northwest of Dhaka(Bengladesh). It is continuously to move Northeastwards.

During next (12)hrs forecast

            It is likely to weaken into a Low Pressure Area and continuously forecast to move Northeastwards during next (12)hours.

General caution

Under the influence of the Depression, rain or thundershowers will be widespread in Upper Sagaing and Thanintharyi Regions, Kachin and Chin States, fairly widespread in Kayin and Mon States, isolated to scattered in Naypyitaw, Lower Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, Bago, Yangon and Ayeyarwady Regions, Shan, Rakhine and Kayah States with isolated heavy falls in Upper Sagaing Region, Kachin and  Chin States within next (4.5.2019) to (5.5.2019).

             Occasional squalls with rough seas will be experienced Deltaic, off and along Rakhine Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (40)m.p.h. Wave height will be about (9-11) feet Deltaic, off and along Rakhine Coasts..

Advisory

            Under the influence of the Depression "FANI", people should be awared domastic flight, trawlers, vessels and ships off and along Myanmar Coasts.