Low pressure trough triggers downpours in Central region

According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, a low pressure trough connecting with a range of upper-air wind convergence at 1,500-5,000 meters above surface are expected to trigger a long- lasting medium- heavy downpour in the provinces and cities from Thanh Hoa to Thua Thien- Hue this weekend. 

(Illustrative photo:SGGP)

(Illustrative photo:SGGP)

The experts forecasted that the rainfalls would better recent scorching dry and drought days in the Northern and Central regions. Additionally, a high risk of flash flooding and thunderstorm is warned in the areas.

Because of strong operation of the southwest monsoon, the Southern and Central Highlands provinces and cities are forecast to suffer bad weather conditions of medium-heavy rains, cyclone, lighting and sustained winds in the evening of August 23 to September 2. 

As the related news, tropical storm Bailu was centered at around 370 kilometers from the Philippines’s Luzon Island yesterday afternoon. At present, it is moving towards Taiwan Island with maximum winds of 75- 100 kilometers an hour. 


BY VAN PHUC- Translated by Huyen Huong

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