Selangor Journal

MetMalaysia anticipates monsoon surge to begin tomorrow until Jan 23

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 — The Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) anticipates a monsoon surge to begin tomorrow until January 23, with possible continuous rainfall over certain states, namely Johor, Pahang, Kelantan and Terengganu.

MetMalaysia director-general Muhammad Helmi Abdullah in a statement today said the department had issued a continuous rain warning for the states from tomorrow until January 22.

“Meanwhile, thunderstorms and heavy rain with strong winds are also expected to occur in the interior and west of the peninsula, central and western Sarawak and western Sabah in the afternoon and early evening during the forecast period,” he said.

Muhammad Helmi added that strong winds and rough sea warnings had been issued in the waters off the South China Sea until January 23.

He advised the public to always refer to the department’s website at and social media as well as to download the myCuaca application for the latest information.

— Bernama

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