According to observations taken at 3.30 p.m. yesterday, the low pressure area over the Equatorial Indian Ocean and the adjoining Southeast Bay of Bengal is still persisting. It may intensify into a depression over the next 24 hours, said the Meteorology and Hydrology Department.
The skies have been cloudy over the South Bay, and a little cloudy to partly cloudy over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere in the Bay of Bengal.
FORECAST VALID UNTIL AFTERNOON OF 26th April:
Isolated rain or thundershowers are likely in Mandalay and Taninthayi regions, and Kachin and Shan states. The degree of certainty is 80 per cent. The skies will be partly cloudy in the remaining regions and states.
STATE OF THE SEA:
The sea will be slight to moderate, and wave height will reach about 3-5 feet, off and along Myanmar Coasts.
OUTLOOK FOR 27th AND 28th April:
Likelihood of isolated rain or thundershowers in Taninthayi region, and Kachin, Shan, Chin, Kayin, and Mon States.