Low pressure in SA

Port Blair
20 Dec 2017

A low pressure area is likely to develop over South Andaman Sea  and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal around December 25. Under the influence low pressure system likely to be formed  resulting in heavy rain (07-11cm) at isolated places over Nicobar Islands around during that period. Strong winds speed reaching 35-45 kmph gusting 55 kmph would prevail along and off Nicobar Islands around 25th December  and sea condition would be generally rough. Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea during this period. Daily updated forecast will be issued in this regard. 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.