DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(21.10.2020)  According to the observations at (06:30)hrs MST today, the low pressure area over Central Bay of Bengal now lies over Westcentral Bay of Bengal and adjoining Central Bay of Bengal. It is forecast to move initially Northwestwards then North- Northeastwards. Weather is partly cloudy over the Andaman Sea and Southeast Bay and partly cloudy to cloudy elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Myanmar Daily Weather Report

Myanmar Daily Weather Report

(Issued at 4:00 pm Saturday 19th September, 2020)

BAY INFERENCE: Monsoon is strong to vigorous over the Andaman Sea and South Bay and weak to moderate elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

SPECIAL FEATURES: According to the observations at (12:30) hrs MST today, the Land Depression over Thailand has weaken into a low pressure area near Thailand-Myanmar border areas and it is forecast to reach Kayin State, Myanmar today evening.

FORECAST VALID UNTIL MORNING OF THE 20th September, 2020: Rain or thundershowers will be isolated in Sagaing Region, Kachin and Northern Shan States, scattered in Eastern Shan state, fairly widespread in Naypyitaw, Mandalay Region, Southern Shan and Chin States and widespread in the remaining Regions and States with likelihood of regionally heavy falls in Magway, Bago and Taninthayi Regions, Kayin and Mon States and isolated heavy falls in Naypyitaw, Mandalay, Yangon and Ayeyarwady Regions, Rakhine and Kayah States. Degree of certainty is (100%).

STATE OF THE SEA: Occassional 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 (8 – 14) feet  off and along Myanmar Coasts

OUTLOOK FOR SUBSEQUENT TWO DAYS: Increase of rain in Magway, Bago, Yangon and Ayeyarwady Regions, Rakhine, Kayin and Mon States.

FORECAST FOR NAYPYITAW AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th September, 2020:    One or two rain or thundershowers. Degree of certainty is (100%).

FORECAST FOR YANGON AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th September, 2020:     Some rain or thundershowers which may be heavy at times. Degree of certainty is (100%).

FORECAST FOR MANDALAY AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th September, 2020:     Isolated rain or thundershowers. Degree of certainty is (80%).