High Wave Alert for Isles

Port Blair, Jan 08: High waves in the range of 3.5 – 3.9 meters are forecasted during 08:30 hours on 09-01-2019 to 23:30 hours of 10-01-2019 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds vary between 62 – 100 cm/sec. Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea.
High swell waves in the range of 2.5 – 3.0 meters are forecasted during 08:30 hours on 09-01-2019 to 23:30 hours of 09-01-2019 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel. Current speeds vary between 50 – 77cm/sec. Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. The general public is advised to take precautionary measures and in case of any emergency contact in the following phone numbers of State Control Room, District Control Room and Emergency Operation Centres. State Control Room: 03192- 238880 (Tele-Fax), 1077(Helpline), District Control Room: 03192-238881, 1070(Helpline), EOC (Campbell Bay): 03193-264020, EOC (Kamorta): 03193-263222, EOC (N&M): 03192-262960, EOC (Hut Bay): 03192-284014, EOC (Car Nicobar): 03193-265241, EOC (Havelock): 03192-282030, EOC (Ferrargunj): 03192-266527, EOC (Neil): 03192- 284511as said in a press release by Duty Officer, State Control Room.

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