High wind wave alert

Port Blair
8 Aug 2017

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.3 meters between 17:30 hours on 08-08-2017 to 23:30 hours of 10-08-2017 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel. Current speeds may vary between 59 - 77 cm/sec. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. In Nicobar, high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.2 meters are expected during 17:30 hours on 08-08-2017 to 23:30 hours of 10-08-2017 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Great Channel. Current speeds may vary between 78 - 102 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.