Phuket Releases Warning for Boats Going Into The Sea

Phuket –

The Southern Meteorological Center (West Coast) has issued a warning for small boats from leaving ports into the open sea on Monday (May 22nd).

The Director of the Southern Meteorological Center (West Coast) Mr. Wiroj Liwjaroensap told the Phuket Express that according to the Thai Meteorological Department (TMD), a southwest monsoon is covering the southern parts of Thailand and the Andaman Sea. More rain is taking place in the southern parts of Thailand and heavy rain in some areas is possible.

Waves in the Andaman Sea are up to two meters high in the open sea or more than three meters high in a thunderstorm area. Boats going into the Andaman Sea should proceed with caution. Small boats should be kept ashore.


Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and get all our news delivered to you in one spam-free daily e-mail Click here! OR, enter your e-mail below!

Help support The Phuket Express in 2023!

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.