Medium- heavy rains cover country

Because of the influence of strong operation of the southwest monsoon, the territorial waters from Binh Thuan to Ca Mau, from Ca Mau to Kien Giang and Gulf of Thailand have suffered medium- heavy rains and thunderstorm, reported the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center yesterday.

Rains cover over north, central and south of Vietnam. (Photo:SGGP)

By May 23, both Gulf of Thailand and territorial waters from Ca Mau- Kien Giang including Phu Quoc and Tho Chu Island, from Binh Thuan to Ca Mau and Spratly Island  appeared strong wind of level 4- 7. This situation is forecast to be lasted till May 25.

Besides, low pressure trough accompanied with wind convergence caused medium- heavy rains and thunderstorms in the midland and mountain Northern provinces. People need to be careful of cyclone and increasingly windy conditions. 

According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center,  medium- heavy rains with rainfall of 62- 121mm covered over the Central Highlands and the southern region.

The southwest monsoon is forecast to operate stronger in the Central Highlands and the southern region in next two or three days.

The daytime temperature in Ho Chi Minh City maintains at 26- 31 degrees Celsius.

Today, rains also start happening in the northern and north central region on the large scale.

By Minh Tam- Van Phuc- Translated by Huyen Huong

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