Heavy rains predicted over isles

Port Blair
5 Dec 2017

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy (7 to 11cm) rain at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands on Wednesday. Squally wind between 40 to 50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coast. Fishermen have been advised not to venture in to the sea. Under the influence of Well Marked Low Pressure area over Southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood strong East to Southeasterly wind speed between 40 to 50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph and rough to very rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. L.C.S-III kept hoisted at Port Blair Ports. 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.