More rains expected next week in Thailand


BANGKOK, 4 July 2014 – More rains are expected next week as a monsoon covering parts of Thailand is gaining strength.

The Meteorological Department reported that during July 7-8, the southwestern monsoon prevailing over the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand will intensify, bringing more rains in the eastern and southern region.

Most parts of Thailand will experience storms ranging from slight drizzles to heavy downpour. Strong winds will generate up to 2 meter high waves.

Bangkok and its vicinity will likely experience thunder showers in most parts with average temperatures hovering around 33-36 degree Celsius.