Saturday, July 21 2018


Northern region to face heat spells

Update: April, 13/2013 - 09:46

HA NOI (VNS)— Four to five hot spells are expected to hit the northern region this summer, with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Celsius.

The first hot spell is forecast to come at the end of May or early June, according to the Hydro-meteorological Centre in the northern region.

The heat waves would mainly occur in May, June and July, said Pham Dinh Loc, the centre's director.

Loc predicted that total rainfall during this year's rainy season (May to October) would be equivalent to that of previous years, reaching between 1,300-1,500mm after seven to nine heavy rains.-VNS

Send Us Your Comments:

See also: