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A summer season storm warning has been issued for 38 provinces throughout northern, northeastern, and central Thailand, and Bangkok, because the nation braces for doable extreme climate situations anticipated to hit from March 8 to March 10.

The Thai Meteorological Division (TMD), at the side of the Division of Catastrophe Prevention and Mitigation, has been intently monitoring atmospheric situations and has suggested the at-risk areas to arrange for thunderstorms, robust winds, and doable hail.

Residents within the decrease northern area, the northeastern area, and the central area, including Bangkok and its neighborhood, are set to face summer season storms as a result of a mixture of high-pressure methods from China and moist air flowing in from the Gulf of Thailand and the South China Sea. Because the higher a part of Thailand experiences intensely scorching climate, these situations are ripe for the event of summer season storms.

The areas placed on alert embrace 10 provinces within the northern half: Nan, Uttaradit, Tak, Sukhothai, Kamphaeng Phet, Phitsanulok, Phichit, Phetchabun, Nakhon Sawan, and Uthai Thani.

5 northeastern provinces: Loei, Nong Bua Lam Phu, Chaiyaphum, Nakhon Ratchasima, and Buri Ram.

Moreover, 23 central provinces and Bangkok, including Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi, Suphan Buri, Chai Nat, Sing Buri, Ang Thong, Ayutthaya, Lopburi, Saraburi, Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi, Trat, Pathum Thani, Nonthaburi, Nakhon Pathom, Samut Sakhon, Samut Songkhram, and Samut Prakan, have been warned.

In response to those climate warnings, native catastrophe prevention and mitigation centres have been alerted and suggested to intently monitor the climate situations. They’ve been tasked with informing residents and getting ready public catastrophe prevention equipment and operational groups to be prepared to answer emergencies and help residents.

The general public has been urged to comply with climate forecasts and authorities bulletins intently, particularly these in high-risk areas, to stick strictly to warnings, and to examine their properties and buildings to make sure they’re safe and strong. Farmers have been suggested to brace their crops towards potential injury, reported KhaoSod.

For real-time updates on catastrophe alerts, the general public can entry the THAI DISASTER ALERT utility. Within the occasion of affected by disasters, affected people can report incidents and request help via the Line account ปภ.รับแจ้งเหตุ1784, by including the Line ID @1784DDPM, in addition to via the 1784 catastrophe hotline, which operates 24 hours a day to coordinate assist.

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