High wind wave warning

Port Blair
18 Aug 2017

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.5 meters between p.30 pm on August 18 to 11.30 pm of August 20 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel. Current speeds may vary between 83 - 105 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 between 5.30 pmon August 18 to 11.30 pm of August 20 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Great Channel. Current speeds may vary between 84 - 126 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.