DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(19.10.2017): According to the observations at (06:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over the west central Bay of Bengal still persists. It is forecast to further intensify into a depression during next (24)hrs. Weather is partly cloudy over the south Bay and cloudy over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Myanmar Daily Weather Report

Myanmar Daily Weather Report

(Issued at 2:00 pm on Sunday 13th August, 2017)

SUMMARY OF OBSERVATIONS RECORDED AT 09:30 hrs M.S.T: During the past (24)hours, weather has been partly cloudy in Lower Sagaing Region and Kayah State, rain or thundershowers have been isolated in Mandalay and Magway Regions, Eastern Shan and Chin States, scattered in Shan(North& South)States, fairly widespread in Naypyitaw and Taninthayi Region and widespread in Upper Sagaing, Bago, Yangon and  Ayeyarwady Regions and Kachin, Rakhine, Kayin and Mon States with isolated heavy falls in Magway and Ayeyarwady Regions and Rakhine State. The noteworthy amounts of rainfall recorded were Manaung (3.62)inches, Ngathaichaung (3.03)inches, Maungdaw (2.99)inches, Sittwe and Bago (2.60) inches each, Theinzayet (2.48)inches, Hkamti (2.40)inches, Myaungmya (2.24)inches, Taungkok (2.17)inches, Yangon(Kabaaye) (2.05) inches, Kawthong (2.00)inches and Kyauktaw and Gwa (1.97)inches each.

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

FORECAST VALID UNTIL MORNING OF THE 14thAugust, 2017: Rain or thundershowers will be isolated in Lower Sagaing, Mandalay and Magway Regions and Kayah State, scattered in Shan State, fairly widespread in Naypyitaw, Taninthayi Region, Chin, Kayin and Mon States and widespread in Upper Sagaing, Bago, Yangon and Ayeyarwady Regions, Kachin and Rakhine States with likelihood of isolated heavy falls in Upper Sagaing Region, Kachin and Rakhine States. Degree of certainly is (80%).

STATE OF THE SEA: Seas will be moderate in Myanmar waters. Wave height will be about (4 - 8) feet in along Myanmar Coasts.

OUTLOOK FOR SUBSEQUENT TWO DAYS: Moderate monsoon.

FORECAST FOR NAYPYITAW AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 14th August, 2017:  One or two rain or thundershowers. Degree of certainly is (100%).

FORECAST FOR YANGON AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 14th August, 2017:   One or two rain or thundershowers. Degree of certainly is (100%).

FORECAST FOR MANDALAY AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 14th August, 2017: Likelihood of Isolated rain or thundershowers. Degree of certainly is (60%).