Less rainfall likely in upper Thailand

September 23rd, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi  

The Meteorological Department reported at 4 AM today (September 23rd) that a low pressure trough prevailing over northern and upper northeastern Thailand is weakening. Less rainfall is likely over the areas.

However, strong winds and high waves are expected in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand. All ships should proceed with caution.

The center of Typhoon Hagupit is located at the Philippines. It is moving northwestward near Hong Kong by September 24. Travelers are advised to check the weather forecast before their departure.

Bangkok metropolis and vicinity can expect isolated thundershowers. The daily temperature would range from 25 to 35 degrees Celsius. The speed of southwesterly winds would be around 15 to 35 kilometers per hour.

Source : National News Bureau, Public Relations Department of Thailand

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