The Meteorological Department issued issue 9, warning 51 states, of heavy to very heavy rain. Beware of the danger of flash floods – flash floods
at 5:00 am on 22 November 2022 Meteorological Department Heavy to very heavy rain in Thailand and strong wind waves in the upper Gulf of Thailand issued, issue 9 (326/2565)
An active low pressure cell along the coast of lower Vietnam. It is likely to move through the tip of the Yuan Peninsula into the Gulf of Thailand during 22-23 Nov. Leading to some heavy to very heavy rain in the lower north-east. The central region, including Bangkok and its surroundings, the eastern region and the southern region, ask people in the area to be careful of the risk of heavy to very heavy rain and cumulative rain, which could cause flash floods and flash floods. Especially the foothills near the waterways and the lowlands too.
Some states expected to experience heavy to very heavy rain are as follows:
November 22, 2022
Northeast region: Roi Et, Yasothon, Amnat Charoen, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Sisaket and Ubon Ratchathani
Eastern region: Sa Kaeo, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat provinces.
Southern region: Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Ranong, Phang Nga, Phuket, Krabi, Trang and Satun.
Between 23-24 November 2022
Northeast region: Chaiyaphum, Khon Kaen, Kalasin, Mukdahan, Maha Sarakham, Roi Et, Yasothon, Amnat Charoen, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Si Sa Ket and Ubon Ratchathani.
Central region: Nakhon Sawan, Uthai Thani, Chai Nat, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi, Suphan Buri, Lop Buri, Saraburi, Sing Buri, Ang Thong, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Samut Songkhram, Samut Sakhon, Nakhon Pathom, including Bangkok and the vicinity.
Eastern region: Nakhon Nayok, Prachinburi, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chonburi, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.
South: Phetchaburi Province Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, Ranong, Phang Nga, Phuket, Krabi, Trang and Satun.
For stronger wind waves in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand. Waves are 2-3 meters high in the Gulf of Thailand, more than 3 meters in thunderstorm areas, 1-2 meters in the Andaman Sea and around 2 meters in thunderstorm areas. And small boats in the Gulf of Thailand should refrain from leaving the shore during this period.
Therefore, people are requested to follow the announcement by the Meteorological Department. and can track the information on the website of the Meteorological Department of Thailand http://www.tmd.go.th or call 0-2399-4012-13 and 1182 for 24 hours.