DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(18.10.2021) Weather is cloudy over the North Bay and Eastcentral Bay and monsoon is weak over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Low Pressure Area Condition

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.

General caution

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).

Advisory

    Due to the low pressure area, people should be aware rain or thundershowers with strong wind and lightning.