Tags : Tropical


Tropical storm damages houses in several provinces of Thailand

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN, 3 May 2012 (NNT) – A tropical storm has battered Prachuap Khiri Khan and Ratchaburi provinces, damaging several houses and buildings in the two provinces. The storm hit Hua Hin in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province on Wednesday evening, battering it with strong winds for over an hour. Over 60 houses have been […]Read More


Tropical storm sweeps through Nakhon Ratchasima

BANGKOK, 27 April 2012 (NNT) – A tropical storm has hit Nakhon Ratchasima, causing a power transformer to explode and an outage in many areas. Several billboards have collapsed. A strong tropical storm was reported in Nakhon Ratchasima on Friday. The explosion of a power transformer in the municipality area caused a blackout for half […]Read More


Thailand issues Tropical storm warning for 3-6 Apr, 2012

The moderate high pressure area from China will extend to the Northeast of Thailand and the South China Sea tonight (Apr 3, 2012) and the westerly trough will move across the Northern of Thailand. These cause summer thunderstorm i.e. thunderstorm with isolated gust in Upper Thailand during 3-6 Apr, 2012. It is affected on the […]Read More


Tropical Storm Pakhar en route to Vietnam

BANGKOK, 31 March 2012 (NNT) – Tropical Storm Pakhar with a center in the South China Sea is moving westward and predicted to reach and make landfall over lower Vietnam on April 1, but will not affect Thailand during these few days. However, another ridge of moderate high pressure from China has extended to northeastern […]Read More


Tropical storm warning in Thai Northeast and eastern coast

BANGKOK, 21 March 2012 (NNT) – The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation has issued a storm warning for people living in the northeastern and eastern provinces of Thailand in the next few days. DDPM Director-General Mr. Wiboon Sanguanpong said there is a chance of a tropical storm moving through Isan and the eastern coast […]Read More


The arrival of tropical storm in Thailand prompts provinces to

BANGKOK, 2 March 2012 (NNT) – The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of Thailand (DPM) is trying to get every province ready for the arrival of tropical storms this month. According to Director of the Department Mr. Wibul Sanguanpong, tropical storms usually arrive in the North and North East of the country from March-May […]Read More


8 southern provinces of Thailand on high alert for storm

BANGKOK, Dec 20 – Thai Minister of Public Health Witthaya Buranasiri on Tuesday said that health officials in eight southern provinces are under orders to be on high alert as tropical storm Washi, which killed over one thousand persons in the Philippines, approaches. The health minister said that Washi is expected to make landfall in […]Read More


Tropical Storm Washi no threat to Thailand

Deadly Tropical Storm Washi, which devastated parts of the Philippines during the weekend, does not pose a threat to Thailand, according to the Southern Meteorological Centre (East Coast). “It will cause just minor impacts,” the centre’s director, Wanchai Sak-udomchai, said yesterday. He said the storm was already weakening as it moved past the South China […]Read More