High Waves Warning

Port Blair, July 11: For Andaman region, high waves in the range of 3.0 – 3.5 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 11-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 13-07-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds vary between 71 – 91 cm/sec.
For Nicobar region, high waves in the range of 3.0 – 3.5 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 11-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 13-07-2018 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel. Current speeds vary between 55 – 89 cm/sec. Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed exceeding 45 Kmph and rough to very rough seas likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea during next 48 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.

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