BMKG weather forecast: Tropical cyclone Sanba triggers heavy rain and lightning in Sumatra

TIME.CO, Jakarta – Council of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG) monitor movement Tropical cyclone Sanba in Beubu Gulf. This cyclone with a maximum wind speed of 40 knots and a minimum air pressure of 1,000 mb is moving north-northeast.

“Estimated intensity Tropical Cyclone Samba “will increase over the next 24 hours and move southwestward,” as quoted by BMKG.

BMKG said rain accompanied by lightning is likely on Friday, October 20, 2023 in Tanjung Pinang, Padang and Medan. Heavy rain is expected in Jambi.

Moderate rainfall is possible in Pontianak. Light rain is likely to occur in Banda Aceh, Serang, Bengkulu, Bandung, Semarang, Banjarmasin, Palangkaraya, Pangkal Pinang, Ternate, Jayapura, Manokwari and Pekanbaru.

The city of Palembang is covered in smoke, while the city of Padang is shrouded in fog. Meanwhile, the air temperature ranges from 18-35°C with the lowest temperature in Bandung. The highest temperatures are recorded in Semarang, Surabaya, Kupang, Makassar and Palembang.

Forecast based on the impact of heavy rainfall with alert status in Aceh, North Sumatra, West Sumatra, West Kalimantan, Central Kalimantan and Papua.


High wave

BMKG has issued an early warning about high waves that could potentially occur in several Indonesian waters on 20 and 21 October 2023.

Winds in northern Indonesia generally move from northeast-southeast with wind speeds between 4 and 20 knots. In southern Indonesia, however, it generally moves from east to south-east at a speed of 6-25 knots. The highest wind speeds were observed in the southern Sunda Strait, waters south of Banten, southern Makassar Strait, Arafuru Sea, waters south of Merauke.

Always update the latest information. Check out the latest news and curated stories from on the Telegram channel” Update”. click join. You must first install the Telegram application.

Quoted From Many Source

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button