High wind wave alert

Port Blair
13 Dec 2018

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.4 meters during 11:30 hours on 14-12-2018 to 23:30 hours of 14-12-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Surface Current speeds may vary between 97 - 109 cm/sec. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. In Nicobar, under the influence of well marked low pressure area over Southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean and likely concentration into a depression during next 24 hours. Fishermen are advised not to venture into Nicobar coast and deep sea around the system during next 24 hours. The general public have been advised to take precautionary measures and contact State Control Room, District Control Room and Emergency Operation Centres in case of any emergency.