Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Heavy Rain to Hit Jakarta in Two Days Ahead

Jakarta Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) predicts that torrential rain accompanied with lightning and strong winds will hit Jakarta until two days ahead. This phenomenon will happen in the afternoon towards late afternoon until evening.

Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency Head, Achmad Zakir said heavy rain accompanied with lightning and strong winds that occurred the last few days is triggered by the transition period from rainy season to dry season. “Medium until heavy rain accompanied with lightning and strong winds will potential to hit Jakarta, yet its intensity tends to decrease. The cause is transition period. Such weather potentially happens to South and North Jakarta,” he expressed, Monday (5/27).

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