Heatwave forecast to hit north and central region

April 23, 2018 - 06:00

HÀ NỘI — A heat wave with temperatures reaching 38 degrees Celsius is forecast to hit localities from Nghệ An Province to Quảng Ngãi Province today.

The hot weather, which started battering the area yesterday with the highest temperature of 36 degrees Celsius, is expected to end on Tuesday, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

In another movement, the centre also warned heavy rain and thunderstorms would hit northern and mid-central province on Tuesday afternoon. The heavy rains are expected to hit central and south-central province later. — VNS