BAY INFERENCE: According to the observations at (06:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over South Bay of Bengal and adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean still persists. It may further intensify into a depression during next (24)hours. Weather is partly cloudy over Andaman Sea, North Bay and East Central Bay of Bengal and partly cloudy to cloudy elsewhere in the Bay of Bengal.
SIGNIFICANT CONDITION :According to the observations (06:30) hrs MST today ,the Low Pressure Area has formed over the Gulf of Thailand. It is forecast to move Westwards and likely to reah South Andaman Sea during next (24)hrs.
FORECAST VALID UNTIL EVENING OF THE 20th November, 2018: Rain or thundershowers will be scattered in Taninthayi Region, Kayin and Mon States. Degree of certainty is (80%). Weather will be partly cloudy in Upper Sagaing, Bago, Ayeyarwady and Yangon Regions, Kachin, (Southern and Eastern) Shan and Kayah States and generally fair in the remaining Regions and States.
STATE OF THE SEA: Squalls with moderate to rough sea are likely at times Gulf of Mottama , off and aloung Mon-Tanintayi Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reac (30-35mph).Sea will be slight to moderate elsewhere in Myanmar waters. Wave height will be about (6-9) feet in Gulf of Mottama, off and along Mon-Taninthayi Coasts and about (2-5) feet in Deltaic, off and along Rakhine Coasts.
OUTLOOK FOR SUBSEQUENT TWO DAYS: Continuation of rain or thundershowers in Taninthayi Region, Kayin and Mon States.
FORECAST FOR NAYPYITAW AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th November, 2018: Generally fair weather.
FORECAST FOR YANGON AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th November, 2018: Partly cloudy.
FORECAST FOR MANDALAY AND NEIGHBOURING AREA FOR 20th November, 2018: Generally fair weather.