High wind wave alert

Port Blair
30 Jul 2018

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.5 - 4.5 meters during 17:30 hours on 30-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 01-08-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds may vary between 52 - 80 cm/sec. Fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea during next 48 hours. In Nicobar, high waves in the range of 3.5 - 4.5 meters are expected 17:30 hours on 30-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 01-08-2018 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel. Current speeds may vary between 50 - 93 cm/sec. Fishermen have been advised not to venture into 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.