|Northern Viet Nam welcomed cooler weather and showers Saturday (Photo: VH)|
Northern and central Viet Nam welcomed cooler weather and showers in the first cold-air stream of the season Saturday, according to National Hydrometeorology Center.
The wind scale in the north was up to force 6, causing rough sea in the Eastern Sea.
The capital city of Ha Noi was hit with widespread rain Saturday morning.
From now to the end of 2006, there will be high tides in the Mekong River, said Southern Hydrometeorology Station.
The Steering Committee of Flood and Storm Prevention and Control has warned local authorities about the possible dike collapse in the areas along the Sai Gon River.