Low Pressure Area Condition
Issued at (19:00) hours M.S.T on 1-4-2021
According to the observations at (17:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over South Andaman Sea now lies over Central Andaman Sea. It is likely to intensify into a depression during next (24)hrs. it is forecast to move Northeast wards towards Mon-Taninthayi Coasts.
Due to the low pressure area, rain or thundershowers will be fairly widespread in Taninthayi Region and Kayin, Mon States, scattered in Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady Regions and (Southern and Eastern) Shan, Kayah States and isolated in Naypyitaw with likelihood of isolated heavy falls in Taninthayi Region and Kayin, Mon States and squalls with moderate to rough seas are likely at times Deltaic, Gulf of Mottama, off and along Mon-Taninthayi Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (30-35)m.p.h. Wave height will be about (7-9) feet Deltaic, Gulf of Mottama, off and along Mon-Taninthayi Coasts during (1.4.2021) to (5.4.2021).
Due to the low pressure area, people should be aware rain or thundershowers with strong wind and lightning.