MALAYSIA and THAILAND.
Northeast Monsoon has caused flooding in Southern Thailand and Malaysia. Up to 250 mm of rainfall in 24 hour were estimated in these areas. Thailand Meteorological Department stated that this condition will persist between 24 – 25 Dec and 28 - 31 Dec 2014 as well, with low pressure area over Malaysia .
Southern Thailand to include Pattani, Yala and Narathiwat will likely to be impacted as well.
As of 24 December 2014, several Provinces in Malaysia, to include Perlis, Perak, Kelantan, Trengganu and Pahang were affected by heavy rainfall that triggered flooding. Total of 22,716 persons have been evacuated to 104 Evacuation Centres (Ecs) in Perak and Kelantan. 9 out of 10 Townships in Kelantan Province were affected by flood.