Weekly Flood Situation Report for the Mekong River Basin covering the week from 15th to 22nd October 2019 and potential trend next week

Report
from Mekong River Commission
Published on 22 Oct 2019 View Original

Draft by KHEM Sothea

General weather patterns

During the week from 15th to 22th October 2019, the weather outlook bulletins and maps issued by the Thailand Meteorology Department (TMD) were used to verify the weather condition in the LMB. There were no low pressures went across the LMB, except the low-lying area in Cambodia during this week brought slightly rainfall. Therefore, there were some rainfall in low-lying area and the Mekong Delta, as indicated. The Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) issued the seasonal forecast on climate characteristic expectation in Thailand, which stated on the outlooks of the coming Dry Season from November to February 2020. Figures 1 & 2 presented the weather map for 16 th to 21th October 2019