Monsoon is expected to surge across the country from tomorrow to January 2, the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) has warned. The weather department also expects the low-pressure weather system in the South China Sea on the same day. According to the MetMalaysia, Sabah from December 27 to January 2 and western Sarawak from December 29 to 31 are expected to witness heavy rain.
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MetMalaysia, in its Facebook post, said that the Johor, Pahang, Terengganu and Kelantan are also likely to face heavy and continuous rains from December 30 to January 2.
Strong winds and rough seas are also expected in the waters of the South China Sea including the East Coast waters of the Peninsula from Dec 27 to January 2.
MetMalaysia released the forecast based on the analysis of the METMalaysia Weather Research and Forecasting Model (MMD-WRF), the European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) and the Global Forecast System (GFS).