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Cold wave sweeps northern region

Cold wave sweeps northern region

(VOV) - Cold weather along with bands of medium to heavy rains has swept through most of northern Vietnam with temperatures plummeting to near zero in several mountainous areas.

Cold spell hits northern region

(VOV) -Localities in northern mountainous provinces have instructed farmers to protect their cattle from the ongoing cold spell, which is forecast to last until late this week.

Heat wave spreads across the north

Heat wave spreads across the north

(VOV) -The northern and north-central regions are suffering a developing heat wave before experiencing a cold spell in a couple of days, according to central weather experts.

Hailstorm dumps ice on Dien Bien

Hailstorm dumps ice on Dien Bien

(VOV) - A hailstorm hit Tua Chua township of the northern mountain province of Dien Bien, on March 21, causing damages to agricultural production.

Frost expected again in the north

Frost expected again in the north

(VOV) - Several mountainous localities are expected to be covered in frost in the coming days as a strong cold spell is striking the northern region.

Cold spell continues in northern areas

Cold spell continues in northern areas

(VOV) - The northern and north central region will continue to suffer from a cold snap in the next three days, according to the National Hydro-Meteorological Forecast Centre.

Sapa feels the chill in mid autumn

(VOV) - The weakening cold spell caused the temperature in the northern highland resort town of Sapa in Lao Cai province to drop to 10 degrees Celsius on October 13.

Cold spell sends thousands of children, elderly to hospital

Cold spell sends thousands of children, elderly to hospital

Temperatures of around 10 Celsius degrees have been associated with a higher-than-usual number of elderly people and children requiring treatment for respiratory and cardiovascular-related diseases in recent days, doctors say.

Sapa resort covered with frost

Sapa resort covered with frost

(VOV) - O Quy Ho Hill in the northern mountain town of Sapa has been entirely coated in a thick layer of frost after a strong cold spell hit the region.

Hailstorms devastate northern provinces

Hailstorms devastate northern provinces

More than 4,500 houses and offices had their roofs torn off or sustained other damage when whirlwinds and hailstorms caused by a late cold spell hit northern mountain provinces on April 20.

Many epidemics may break out in Spring

There have been some fatalities caused by the A/H5N1 virus and meningococcus along with an increase in patients with heart and lung problems in the first days of 2012.

Cold spell to hit northern region

Cold spell to hit northern region

A cold spell is forecast to hit Vietnam’s northern provinces on January 30 (the eighth day of the Lunar New Year).

The north turns cold until Tet

The north turns cold until Tet

Several cold spells are forecast to hit the northern region from now until the traditional lunar New Year festival (Tet), according to the central weather bureau.

Temperature drops to 1oC in Sapa

Temperature drops to 1oC in Sapa

A strong cold spell caused the temperature to drop to a record low of 1oC in the northern tourist resort city of Sapa in Lao Cai province on December 11, according to local meteorological stations.

Cold weather hits northern region

Cold weather hits northern region

Temperatures are forecast to drop by 8 degrees Celsius on average when a strong cold spell will affect the northern region on December 1, according to hydro-meteorological experts.

Cold spell hits Vietnam

Cold spell hits Vietnam

A cold spell is moving towards the north and is expected to affect northern provinces on November 8, say weather forecasters.