SPECIAL FEATURE CONDITION (No.08/2019)
Issued at (14:00) hours M.S.T on 4- 8-2019
According to the observations at (13:30) hrs MST today, yesterday's the tropical storm(Wipha) had crossed over Vietnam Coasts near Hanoi, it situate over Laos as a Land Depression. It is moving slowly West- Southwestwards and is forecast to weaken.
Due to the Land Depression, rain or thundershowers will be widespread in Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady and Taninthayi Regions, Shan, Rakhine, Kayah, Kayin and Mon States with regionally and isolated heavyfalls and strong wind during next (48) hours.
Frequent squalls with rough to very rough seas will be experienced off and along Myanmar Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (40-45)m.p.h. Wave height will be about (10-15) feet off and along Myanmar Coasts.
Due to the strong wind with heavy rainfall, people should be awared flash flood and landslide near the hilly areas and also small rivers.