Heavy rain forecast

Port Blair
28 May 2018

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy (07 to 11cm) at isolated places over Andaman Islands in the next 24 hours. Due to strong Southwest monsoon current over Andaman sea, Strong Southwesterly wind speed between 40 and 50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph and rough to very rough seas very are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen have been advised not to venture in to the sea during next 48 hours. 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.