Heavy rain forecast

Port Blair
5 Jun 2017

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy rain (07-11) cm at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands in the next two days. Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest Monsoon current over the Andaman Sea, strong Southwesterly wind speed between 25 and 35 kmph gusting to 45 kmph and moderate to rough seas are likely along and off A & N coast. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. The general public  have been advised to take precautionary measures and contact the State Control Room, District Control Room and Emergency Operation Centres in case of any emergency.