Path map of storm Mekkhala was provided by the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting

Tropical depression intensifies into storm Mekkhala

According to the latest weather news of the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting, a tropical storm Mekkhala formed in the northeastern territorial waters of the East Sea this morning and became the third storm this year. 
(Illustrative photo:SGGP/ Van Phuc)

Hanoi waiting for cooling rains to beat heat

A sudden thunderstorm yesterday afternoon occurred in the western part of Hanoi capital city which made local people wait for cooling raindrops to beat oppressively scorching temperature between 37 degrees Celsius and 40 degrees Celsius. 

High tide to hit HCMC

The National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting said that water level on the Cuu Long ( Mekong ) and Sai Gon rivers is forecast to exceed warning level 3.