Northern region to see new cold spell hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – A new cold spell will hit northern region on February 19 morning, then blanket the north central and several areas of the central-central region, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

From February 18-19, the north and north central regions will see rainfalls and thunderstorm in several areas.

Meanwhile from February 19, the central-central region will experience heavy rainfalls.

The centre said the cold spell will cause waves as high as 3-5m in the sea from the north to the south./.