Tropical Storm Pabuk reached the tourist destination of Ko Samui as it made landfall on southern Thailand's east coast on Friday.
Footage from Ko Samui's Lamai Beach shows high waves and winds hitting the beach.
One person from a fishing boat crew was reportedly killed near the coast of Pattani province on Friday. Another member of the crew was reportedly missing.
6,176 people have... Еще reportedly been evacuated from the provinces of Nakhon Si Thammarat, Pattani, Songkhla and Yala over the past few days.
Evacuations have been operative in at least 16 provinces, according to reports citing a government spokesperson.
The last major storm to hit Thailand was Typhoon Gay in 1989, which left more than 400 people dead.