Another cold snap is forecasted to hit the northern region from March 23.
According to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorology Forecasting, the cold spell will bring rains to some northern mountainous areas on Friday night and spread to other lower areas including Hanoi on Saturday morning.
Hanoi would see rains on the morning of March 23 and the temperatures would fall to the lowest level of 22 -25 degrees centigrade.
This weather would also affect the northern central and central regions, including Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam and Quang Ngai, on March 23.
Several northern mountainous localities have been predicted to experience the temperature of 19-22 degrees centigrade.