Thunderstorms are expected to hit Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Shah Alam, Selangor; Malacca; Seremban, Negeri Sembilan and Johor Bahru, Johor today.
According to Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia), Kuantan, Pahang; Alor Setar, Kedah; George Town, Penang; Kangar, Perlis and Kuching, Sarawak are also expected to experience thunderstorms.
“The transitional phase of the monsoon began on March 16 and continues until mid May”
“During this phase, the country region will receive weak wind gusts from various directions. It may produce thunderstorms that usually bring heavy rain as well as strong winds in a short period of time.”
“These incidents usually occurred mainly in the evening and early evening in most areas in the states on the west coast and interior of the Peninsula, western Sabah and western and central Sarawak,” they said in a statement.
Hence, for those who visits and sell in Bazaar Ramadhan, it is advisable to be extra careful as there is a high probability of thunderstorm in the afternoon