Outbreaks of summer storms forecasted in most part of Thailand until Tuesday, Thai Meteorological Department reports

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The Thai Meteorological Department had warned of outbreaks of summer storms in most parts of Thailand from today, March 7th, until the 8th.

According to the announcement, the summer storms – consisting of thunderstorms, gusty winds, and hails – are expected in the Northeast, the North, the Central, and the East, including Bangkok and its vicinity, and the upper South regions of the country.

This occurrence is due to the result of a moderate high-pressure area from China extending towards upper Thailand while hot weather remains in the upper country.

Affected areas are as follows:

March 7th, 2022

North: Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Lamphun, Lampang, Phayao, Nan, Phrae, Uttaradit, Tak, Sukhothai, Kamphaeng Phet, Phichit, Phitsanulok, and Phetchabun

Northeast: Loei, Nong Khai, Bueng Kan, Nong Bua Lam Phu, Udon Thani, Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom, Chaiyaphum, Khon Kaen, Maha Sarakham, Kalasin, Mukdahan, Roi Et, Yasothon, Amnat Charoen, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Si Sa Ket, and Ubon Ratchathani

Central: Nakhon Sawan, Uthai Thani, Chainat, Lop Buri, Saraburi, Sing Buri, Ang Thong, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi, Samut Songkhram, Samut Sakhon, Nakhon Pathom, and Bangkok and its vicinity

East: Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi, and Trat

South: Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan.

March 8th, 2022

North: Mae Hong Son, Tak, and Kamphaeng Phet

Northeast: Buriram and Nakhon Ratchasima

Central: Uthai Thani, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi, and Samut Songkhram

East: Rayong, Chanthaburi, and Trat

South: Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan

The department also warned local residents in the areas to stay safe from the severe conditions by keeping off an open area, big trees, and unsecured billboards. Farmers are advised to prepare for crop damages.


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Nop Meechukhun
National News Writer at The Pattaya News from September 2020 to October, 2022. Born and raised in Bangkok, Nop enjoys telling stories of her hometown through her words and pictures. Her educational experience in the United States and her passion for journalism have shaped her genuine interests in society, politics, education, culture, and art.