Heavy rain forecast

Port Blair
20 Dec 2017

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy rain (7-11) cm at isolated places over Nicobar islands. Under the influence of  steep  pressure  gradient, strong  Northeast to Easterly wind speed between 25 to 35 km per hour gusting to 45 km per hour and moderate to rough seas are likely to prevail along and off Andaman & Nicobar 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.