Heavy rain, strong wind forecast

Port Blair
25 Sep 2017

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy rain (07-11cm) at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar islands in the next 24 hours. Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest Monsoon current, strong Southwest to westerly wind speed between 25 and 35 km. per hour gusting to 45 km per hour and generally rough seas are likely along and off Andaman and Nicobar coasts. 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.