DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

15-6-2024:Monsoon is moderate over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal.

 

Heavy Rainfall and Strong Wind Warning (No.02/2022)

Heavy Rainfall and Strong Wind Warning (No.02/2022)

Issued at (14:00) hours M.S.T on 22- 5-2022

            According to the observations at (13:30) hrs MST today, due to 
strong to vigorous monsoon over the Andaman Sea, Southeast and 
Eastcentral 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 today afternoon to (26.5.2022).

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.

Occasionally squall with rough seas will be experienced in off and along

Myanmar Coast. Surface wind speed in squall may reach (40-45) mph.

Wave height will be about (9-13) feet in off and along Myanmar Coast.

Advisory

          Due to strong to vigorous monsoon, people should be awared

the heavy rainfall with strong wind, the natural disasters such as flash

flood and landslide in the hilly areas and near small rivers and

domestic flight, trawlers, vessels and ships in Deltaic, Gulf of Mottama,

off and along Myanmar Coasts.