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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tag: Meteorological Department

Weekend storm, strong winds not because of Lekima, says weatherman

Mohd Hisham Mohd Anip says that with Typhoon Lekima occurring thousands of kilometres away, it is highly unlikely its effects would be felt here.

Haze expected to clear after mid-September

Frequent rainfall is expected between the third week of September and October.

Haze: Met Dept on standby to implement cloud seeding

However, the lack of clouds is hampering these operations.

Hot, dry weather expected to persist until mid-September

The Meteorological Department says this is due to the active phase of the southwest monsoon.

Cold spell takes people by surprise

The Meteorological Department says the overcast sky, incessant rain and the cold monsoon winds are among the factors for the cold weather in several peninsular states.

Met Dept warns of heavy rain in 3 states from Wednesday

The weather alert was issued for several districts in Johor, Pahang and Sarawak.

Penang govt defends move for own weather alert system

Chief minister's officer Raja Syarafina says state wants to prepare against future severe rainstorms and not provide daily weather forecasts.

Minister: Met dept to simplify weather warning alerts

Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Wilfred Madius Tangau admits colour-coded warning system was difficult to understand.

Monsoon season to start on Monday, says Met Malaysia

The Malaysian meteorological department has forecast 4 to 5 incidences of heavy rain during monsoon season in the east coast, Sabah and Sarawak until March 2018.

Cameron Highlands coldest place in Malaysia

Malaysian meteorological department DG says the highlands registered a temperature of 16 degrees Celsius last month.

More rain to bring the year to a close, says dept

Meteorological department posts alerts on Facebook warning of more heavy rain and floods, especially in east coast states and Klang Valley.