DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(19.8.2017) According to the observations at (13:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over the Northwest Bay of Bangal and adjoining Odisha coast (India) still persists. Monsoon is moderate to strong over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal.

Flood Bulletin

Flood Bulletin

(Issued at 14:00 hr M.S.T on 13-8-2017)

Flood condition of Chindwin River

According to the (13:30) hr M.S.T observation today, the water levels have exceeded by about (3½) feet at Hkamti and about (½) foot at Homalin of Chindwin River above their respective danger levels. The water levels may continue to rise about (1½) feet at Hkamti during the next (1) day and about (2) feet at Homalin during the next (2) days and may remain above their respective danger levels.

Advisiory

It is especially advised to the people who settle near the river bank and low lying areas in Hkamti and Homalin Townships, to take precaution measure.