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Thailand’s Meteorological Department says the southwest monsoon across the Andaman Sea and Thailand is getting stronger today, while the low pressure area covers upper Vietnam. Isolated heavy rains are likely in the North, the Northeast, the Central region including Bangkok and its vicinity, the East and the South. People should prepare for severe conditions. Here is the forecast for the next 24 hours…

Northern region

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; lows of 24-27 degrees and highs of 36-38 degrees C.

Northeastern region

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60 per cent of the areas and isolated heavy rains; temperature lows of 24-26°C and highs of 33-35°C.

Central region

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; lows of 25-26°C, highs of 35-37°C.

Eastern region

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 70% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; lows of 24-27°C, highs of 32-35°C. Waves a metre high, and 2 metres during thundershowers.

Southern region (east coast)

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; lows of 24-26°C, highs of 33-36°C. Waves a metre high 2 metres during thundershowers.

Southern region (west coast)

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 70% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; temperature lows of 23-25 degrees, highs of 29-34°C. Waves a metre high, 2 metres during thundershowers.

Bangkok and surrounding areas

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers in 60% of the areas and isolated heavy rains; lows of 24-26°C, highs of 34-37°C.

SOURCE: Nation Thailand

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Jack Burton is an American writer, broadcaster, linguist and journalist who has lived in Asia since 1987. A native of the state of Georgia, he attended the The University of Georgia's Henry Grady School of Journalism, which hands out journalism's prestigious Peabody Awards. His works have appeared in The China Post, The South China Morning Post, The International Herald Tribune and many magazines throughout Asia and the world. He is fluent in Mandarin and has appeared on television and radio for decades in Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.

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