Many areas in the central region of Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh experienced temperature at 37 degrees Celsius to 38 degrees Celsius, for the last days.
On August 23, hot spell will reduce slightly in the north central region but the coastal provinces of central –central and southern central region will continue experiencing hot weather.
Due to the El Nino Phenomena is returning, in September to year-end, the center forecast around four of six storms or tropical low-pressure on the East Sea will occur. Of these, just two or three storms or tropical low-pressure are expected to hit the country.
The center said during year-end months, storms and tropical low-pressure will focus on the southern part of the East Sea.
Besides, several flash floods, hailstorms and landslides in the northern mountainous region are forecast able to hit nationwide.
Starting September to October, the country should take measures to prevent strong winds in the sea areas of the southern part of the East Sea.
The center issued this year, the rainy season in the southern region is expected to end earlier than previous years.
High tides in the southern region will appear in October 8 to 12, October 25 to 28; November 6 to 10 and November 23 to 27 and December 23 to 26.