On January 17, 1965, Thanakorn Wangboonkongchana, spokesman for the Prime Minister’s Office, stated that from the case of underwater volcanoes southern pacific ocean area in the east of Tonga A devastating eruption caused a tsunami to hit the coast in Nuku’alofa, Tonga and several countries around the Pacific Ocean. and a tsunami warning was issued causing concern about Thailand’s tsunami monitoring and surveillance system by Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense has ordered all relevant agencies to monitor and monitor the impact including checking the protection system and warnings of Thailand to be available continuously to minimize the impact, damage that may occur if there is an adverse situation
which on this occasion The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (PWA) by the National Disaster Warning Center (PSC) has clarified that data from surveillance tools from internal and external network partners is monitored. for analysis Tsunami warning Continuous and consistent 24 hours by monitoring the Andaman tsunami. There will be data from 2 tsunami measurement buoys from Thailand, the first one installed in the Indian Ocean (Station 23401). In the event of a tsunami, a tsunami can be confirmed that will hit the Andaman Sea coast of Thailand 1 hour 45 in advance. minutes, can be used normally, and the second one is installed in the Andaman Sea (station 23461). In the event of a tsunami, a tsunami wave can be confirmed 45 minutes in advance of the tsunami that will hit the Andaman Sea coast of Thailand. soldering And the replacement tsunami measurement buoys are in the process of accelerating the production process. The PWA will use information from abroad to analyze which will help to know the situation. The tsunami surveillance in the Gulf of Thailand It will use data from the country’s tsunami measurement buoys in the Pacific Ocean.
“The Prime Minister ordered with concern. do not want to affect the Thai people to the relevant agencies for advanced surveillance Ask all units to inspect the equipment. as well as developing an efficient and modern warning system and disaster relief system. and are linked in the region In this regard, people are asked to be confident that the Thailand’s tsunami monitoring and surveillance system is still complete. can be used normally In addition, Thailand has integrated cooperation with foreign countries. and neighboring countries in a timely notification,” said Thanakorn.