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Summer storm warning for 48 provinces, mainly in the north

Floods in Chiang Mai

Floods in Chiang Mai. Photo: Shinsuke Ikegame / flickr. CC BY 2.0.

Summer storms could pound up to 48 provinces, mainly in the northern region, through Monday after gusty winds caused slight damage in some northeastern areas, the weather agency warned on Sunday.

The Meteorological Department expected the storm – formed by a high-pressure system from China, Vietnam and Laos – to unleash strong winds and possible downpours in all regions except the South. Northern provinces will be particularly vulnerable, it warned.

Full story: Bangkok Post