High wind wave alert

Port Blair
4 Jul 2017

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.3 meters between 5.30 pm on  today to 11.30 pm of  July 6 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel. Current speeds may vary between 66 - 84 cm/sec. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. In Nicobar, high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.3 meters are expected during 5.30 pm on  July4 to 11.30 pm of July 6 along the west coast of  Nicobar Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Great Channel. Current speeds vary between 61 - 91 cm/sec. 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.