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WEATHER FORECAST FOR MULTIDAY BOATS

For the sea areas in between 20N - 10S and 60E-100E

(Issued at 07.00 a.m. on 24th March 2019, for next three days)

 

Sea areas around the island

 

 

Mainly fair weather will prevail over the sea areas around the island.

Winds will be North-easterly or variable in direction and wind speed will be 10-25 kmph.

 

Bay of Bengal

 

 

Weather:

00N-05N, 82E-90E                    : Showers or thundershowers at several places

00N-08N, 90E-100E                  : Showers or thundershowers at several places

Other sea areas                            : Mainly fair weather

Winds:

00-10N, 80E-90E                          : North-easterly/ (20-30) kmph

00-20N, 90E-100E                        : Northerly to North-westerly/ (20-30) kmph

Other sea areas                   : Variable/ (15-30) kmph

Sea State:

 

00-05N, 80E-93E                          : Slight to moderate

Other sea areas                           : Slight

 

Arabian sea area

 

 

 

 

 

Weather:

00-06N, 65E-80E                      : Showers or thundershowers few places.

Other sea areas                      : Mainly fair weather        

       

Winds:

 

00-20N, 60E-70E                     : North-easterly / (25-35) kmph

00-10N, 70E-80E                     : North-easterly / (10-20) kmph

 

Other sea areas                           : North-westerly or Variable / (10-20) kmph

Sea State:

 

00-20N, 60E-70E                          : Slight to moderate

Other sea areas                             : Slight

 

South Indian sea area

 

 

 

Weather:

00-10S, 80E-100E                      : Showers or thundershowers several places.

Other sea areas                           : Showers or thundershowers few places.

           

Winds:

00-10S, 60E-70E                       : North-easterly to North-westerly / (20-30) kmph, gusting up to (40) kmph

00-10S, 85E-100E                   : South-westerly / (20-30) kmph

Other sea areas                           : Variable / (10-20) kmph

 

 

Sea State:

 

00-10S, 60E-40E                        : Moderate to fairly rough

00-10S, 85E-100E                      : Slight to moderate

Other sea areas                         : Slight

**Temporarily strong gusty winds and rough seas can be expected in the sea areas during thundershowers.

 

 

 

Duty Meteorologist

Department of Meteorology