“Summer Thunderstorms in Upper Thailand”
No. 9 Time Issued: May 11, 2020
From 11-13 May, the high-pressure system from China will extends to upper Thailand and the South China Sea. The southerly and the southeasterly winds blow in with the humidity to over the upper country where hot to very hot weather occurs. Outbreaks of summer storms will be forecast for upper Thailand, accompanying with thunderstorms, lighting strikes and gusty winds.
Hail is possible for some areas of the North, the Northeast, the East, and the Central regions. People in upper Thailand should stay safe from the severe weather conditions by keeping off outdoor places, large trees and unsecured buildings.
Chiang Mai and Northern Part Weather
Hot. Cloudy with scattered thunderstorms with gusty wind and hail mostly in Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Phayao, Nan, Phrae, Lamphun, Lampang, Uttaradit, Sukhothai, Phitsanulok, Tak, KamphaengPhet, Phichit and Phetchabun. Minimum temperature 23-26 °C. Maximum temperature 34-37 °C. Southwesterly winds 10-30 km/hr.