High Wave Warning

Port Blair, July 10: In Andaman region High waves in the range of 3.0 – 3.5 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 10-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 12-07-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds vary between 61 – 95 cm/sec.
Meanwhile, in Nicobar region, High waves in the range of 3.0 – 3.5 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 10-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 12-07-2018 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel. Current speeds vary between 62 – 80 cm/sec. Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed exceeding 45 Kmph and generally rough seas likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coast. Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea during next 24 hours. 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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