MetMalaysia Heavy rain thunderstorm weather forecast
(Picture for representational purposes only) Gelagat orang awam yang meredah hujan lebat yang berterusan sejak petang tadi dan menurut Jabatan Meteorologi Malaysia pada Ogos tahun ini, kebanyakan kawasan di Semenanjung Malaysia dijangka akan menerima jumlah hujan pada paras purata di antara 100mm hingga 300mm ketika tinjauan lensa Malaysia Gazette di sekitar Meru, Klang. Foto MOHD ADZLAN, 18 OGOS 2021.

By Kamariah Khalidi

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) has forecasted thunderstorm and heavy rain in six states from 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm today.

Based on a statement issued by MetMalaysia, thunderstorm warning was issued on Perak, Pahang, Negeri Sembilan, Johor, Sabah and Sarawak.

“Thunderstorm and heavy rain is forecasted in the Kinta, Kampar and Batang Padang districts in Perak, meanwhile, in Pahang, it may involve the Cameron Highlands, Bentong and Rompin.

“In Negeri Sembilan, it may involve the Jelebu and Seremban districts, meanwhile, in Johor (Mersing, Kota Tinggi and Johor Bahru),” it said.

The thunderstorm warning issued by the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia).
The thunderstorm warning issued by the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia).
Amaran ribut petir yang dikeluarkan oleh Jabatan Meteorologi Malaysia petang ini. Kredit: MetMalaysia

According to that statement, Sarawak would involve the Mukah area (Daro, Matu, Dalat and Mukah); Bintulu (Tatau and Bintulu); Miri (Subis, Telang Usan, Miri and Marudi) and Limbang.

In Sabah, among the areas involved are Pedalaman (Sipitang, Keningau and Tambunan); Pantai Barat; Tawau (Tawau, Kunak and Lahad Datu); Sandakan (Kinabatangan and Sandakan) and Kudat. – MalaysiaGazette