ESSO - Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services

(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India)

Indian Ocean Forecast System (INDOFOS)


High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Andhra Pradesh

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Vishakhapatnam

High waves in the range of 3.5 - 3.8 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-08-2018 along the coast of Andhra Pradesh from Dugarajapatnam to Baruva.
Current speeds vary between 161 - 188 cm/sec.


Under the influence of low pressure area over north west Bay of Bengal, strong surface winds from westerly direction speed reaching 45-50 kmph likely along and off coastal Andhra Pradesh.

Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea.
 

Tide Locations :   Kakinada   Vishakhpatnam   Baruva

High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Odisha

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Gopalpur

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.6 meters are forecasted during 05:30 hours on 21-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 21-08-2018 along the coast of Odisha from Gopalpur to Chandipur.
Current speeds vary between 96 - 139 cm/sec.


Due to low pressure area over north-west bay of bengal & adjoining west bengal & north coastal odisha,fishermen are advised not to venture along & off odisha coast & deep sea, north-west bay of bengal and adjoining west bengal & north coastal odisha during next 24 hours .
 

Tide Locations :   Gopalpur   Paradip   Short-Island

High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:West Bengal

High waves in the range of 3.5 - 3.8 meters are forecasted during 02:30 hours on 21-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-08-2018 along the coast of West Bengal from Digha to Bakkhali.
Current speeds vary between 89 - 139 cm/sec.


Under the influence of Low pressure Area over Northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining West Bengal & north coastal Odisha,Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea along and off West Bengal & Odisha coast during next 24 hours.
 

Tide Locations :   Sagar-Roads   Tiger-Point   Rabnabad-Channel

High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:TamilNadu

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Tuticorin

High waves in the range of 3.5 - 3.8 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-08-2018 along the coast of Southern Tamil Nadu from Kolachal to Dhanushkodi.
Current speeds vary between 79 - 94 cm/sec.


Strong winds from Westerly direction, speed reaching 35-45 kmph gusting to 55 kmph occasionally likely along and off North Tamilnadu and Puducherry coasts.

Strong winds from Southwesterly direction, speed reaching 35-45 kmph gusting to 55 kmph occasionally likely along and off South Tamilnadu coast.

Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea over Northwest, Central Bay of Bengal, Andaman and Nicobar islands.
 

Tide Locations :   Kolachal   Muttam   Kulasekarapatnam   Tuticorin

High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Goa

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.2 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 21-08-2018 along the coast of Goa from Vengurla to Vasco .
Current speeds vary between 43 - 63 cm/sec.


Fishermen are advised not to venture into open sea (beyond 75km from coast) during next 5 days .

Tide Locations :   Betul

High Wave and Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Maharashtra

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Ratnagiri

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.6 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-08-2018 along the coast of Maharashtra from Malvan to Vasai .
Current speeds vary between 45 - 62 cm/sec.


Fishermen are advised not to venture into open sea (beyond 75km from coast) during next 5 days.
 

Tide Locations :   Vasai   Bandra   Ratnagiri   Malvan

High Wave Alert

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Gujarat

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.4 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-08-2018 along the coast of Gujarat from Diu to Okha and from Mandvi to Jakhau.
Current speeds vary between 141 - 167 cm/sec.


Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea.
 

Tide Locations :   Mandvi   Okha   Jafarabad   Satpati

High Wave Alert

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Nicobar

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Portblair

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.2 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 21-08-2018 along the west coast of Nicobar Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Great Channel.
Current speeds vary between 68 - 96 cm/sec.


Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea.

Tide Locations :   Car-Nicobar   Nancowry-Harbour   South-Galatea-Bay

High Wave And Wind Alert

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Karnataka

Comparision of wave forecast with Observations :    Karwar

High waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.2 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-08-2018 to 23:30 hours of 21-08-2018 along the coast of Karnataka from Mangalore to Karwar.
Current speeds vary between 44 - 70 cm/sec.


Strong winds mainly from westerly direction speed reaching 35-45 kmph gusting to 55-60 kmph occasionally, likely along and off Karnataka.

Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea over Southwest and central Arabian sea.
 

Tide Locations :   Mangalore

High Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Lakshadweep

Strong winds from Northwesterly direction speed occasionally reaching 35-45 kmph gusting to 60 kmph likely along and off Karnataka-Kerala coasts and over Lakshadweep area.

Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea over Southwest and West central Arabian sea.

High Wind warning

Issue Date: 20-08-2018 Region:Kerala

Strong winds from Northwesterly direction speed occasionally reaching 35-45 kmph gusting to 60 kmph likely along and off Karnataka-Kerala coasts and over Lakshadweep area.

Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea over Southwest and West central Arabian sea.

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