Heavy rain nationwide from Wednesday

Heavy rain nationwide from Wednesday

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is forecast nationwide from Sept 28-Oct 1 as exotic typhoon Noru moves from the South Cina Sea onto center Vietnam on Wed, the Meteorological Division said in its 5am weather forecast on Monday.

At 4am on Monday, tropical typhoon Noru was centred over the middle of the Southern China Sea, along with maximum sustained winds of about 140 kilometres/hour.

The storm was relocating west about 25kph and expected to make landfall over the middle of Vietnam upon Wednesday. Meanwhile, the particular southwest monsoon existing over the Andaman Ocean, the whole of Thailand and the Gulf associated with Thailand is getting strength.

Heavy to extremely heavy rain is forecastforn the Northern, Northeast, Central including Bangkok and its vicinity, East and Southern regions from September 28-Oct 1 .

During the time period, waves in the Andaman Sea are expected to be 2-3 metres high, more than 3m within areas with thundershowers, while in the Gulf of Thailand sea dunes are expected to be 2m high and higher in areas along with thundershowers.

All boats should proceed with caution. Small boats working in the Andaman Sea and the upper Gulf of mexico of Thailand are advised to stay ashore from Sept 27-Oct 1 )