DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(12.8.2022): Monsoon is moderate to strong over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal.

 

Heavy Rainfall and Strong Wind Warning (No.04/2022)

Heavy Rainfall and Strong Wind Warning (No.04/2022)

Issued at (14:00) hours M.S.T on 8- 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 heavyfalls 
with strong wind during from (10.7.2022) to (14.7.2022).

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.

 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.

Advisory

          Due to strong 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 off and along Myanmar Coasts.