Southwest monsoon causes rain in south

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center reported temperatures in Hanoi continued to drop 20 -22 degrees Celsius while the South suffered by the Southwest monsoon. 
Southern region enters rainy season. (Photo:SGGP)
Southern region enters rainy season. (Photo:SGGP)

The Center reported that sudden rains, deep cloud and cold air have covered the northern region because of an influence of low pressure zone from high east- northward latitudes of Thailand accompanied with low pressure trough with over 5000 meters above sea level. 

Currently, a cold air mass causing temperature in Hanoi starts to drop 20- 22 degrees Celsius, 11- 14 degrees Celsius in Lao Cai and 18- 19 degrees Celsius in Lang Son. 

The weather center warned that the northern region will continue suffering small- medium rains while the provinces from Thanh Hoa to Quang Binh will experience medium- heavy rains.

Both Central Highlands and southern region have been influenced by powerful operation of the southwest monsoon.

From May 18- 19, the southern region has continued to experience medium- heavy rains, cyclone and strong wind.

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