Heavy rain forecast

Port Blair
26 May 2017

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy rain (7 to 11 cm) at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands in the next 24 hours. Under the influence of  low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining area of central Bay of Bengal, strong southwesterly wind speed between 25 and 35 kmph gusting to 45 kmph and generally rough seas are likely along and off Andaman and Nicobar coast. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea.