High Wave and Wind Warning

Port Blair, June 12: High waves in the range of 3.5 – 4.5 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 11-06-2018 to 23:30 hours of 14-06-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds vary between 103 – 138 cm/sec. Under the influence of strong Southwest monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed between 35 to 45 gusting to 55 kmph and rough to very rough seas likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen are advised not to venture in to the sea.
High waves in the range of 3.5 – 3.7 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 11-06-2018 to 23:30 hours of 14-06-2018 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel. Current speeds vary between 69 – 90 cm/sec. Under the influence of strong Southwest monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed between 35 to 45 gusting to 55 kmph and rough to very rough seas likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen are advised not to venture in to 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 and EOC (Ferrargunj): 03192-266527.

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