DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(2.12.2020   According to the observations at (06:30) hrs M.S.T today, the Cyclonic Storm (Burevi) over Southwest Bay of Bengal has moved West-Northwestand it is centered at about (135) Nautical miles East of Trincomalee (Sri Lanka), about (255) Nautical miles East-Southeast of Pamban(India) and about (350) Nautical miles East-Southeast of Kanyakumari(India). Weather is cloudy over the Westcentral Bay and Southwest Bay of Bengal and a few cloud to partly cloudy over the Andaman sea and elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Low Pressure Area Condition

Low Pressure Area Condition

 (Issued at (07:00) hours M.S.T on (6- 8 -2019)

 

According to the observations at (06:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over the North Bay of Bengal still persists.  It is forecast to intensify during next (48)hrs.                       

General Caution            

Due to the Low Pressure Area, rain or thundershowers will be widespread in Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady and Taninthayi Regions, Rakhine, Kayin and Mon States with regionally and isolated heavyfalls and strong wind.

Frequent squalls with rough to very rough seas will be experienced off and along Myanmar Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (40-45)m.p.h. Wave height will be about (10-15) feet off and along Myanmar Coasts.

Advisory

Due to the strong wind with heavy rainfall, people should be awared flash flood and landslide near the hilly areas and also small rivers.