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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 21 October 2020, for next three days)

 

 

 

Sea areas around the island

 

 

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas extending from Mannar to Trincomalee via Kankasanturai. Few showers may occur in the sea areas extending from Colombo to Matara via Galle.

Winds will be Westerly to South-westerly in the sea areas around the island and the wind speed will be (30-40) kmph.Wind speed can increase up to (50-60) kmph in the sea areas extending from Mathara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota.

The sea areas extending from Mathara to Pottuvil via Hambanthota can be rough at times. Other sea areas around the island will be moderate.

 

Bay of Bengal

A low pressure area has formed over Central Bay of Bengal (13N-18N, 88E-95E).It is likelt to become more marked.

Weather:

12N-20N, 80E-100E    : Showers or thundershowers at most places.

Othersea areas              : Showers or thundershowers at a few places.

Winds:

00-10N, 80E-90E         : South-westerly / (30-40)kmph; gusting up to (50-60) kmph.

12N-20N, 80E-95E      : Anti-clockwise / (20-30) kmph; gusting up to (50) kmph.

Other sea areas              : South-westerly / (20-30)kmph.

 

Sea State:

00-10N, 80E-90E        : Fairly rough, rough at times.

12N-20N, 80E-95E     : Moderate to fairly rough, rough at times.

Other sea areas            : Sligh to moderate.

 

 

 

 

Arabian Sea

 

 

 

 

Weather:

12N-16N, 68E-75E      : Showers or thundershowers at most places.

02N -06N, 65E-80E     : Showers or thundershowers at several places.

Othersea areas              : Mainly fair weather.

 

 

Winds:

00-10N, 75E-80E         : South-westerly / (30-40) kmph, gusting up to 50 kmph

10N-15N, 60E-65E      : Anti-clockwise / (20-30) kmph; gusting up to 40 kmph.

08N -20N, 65E-75E     : North-westerly / (20-30) kmph

Othersea areas              : Westerly / (20-30) kmph.

 

Sea State:

00-10N, 75E-80E         : Moderate to fairly rough, rough at times.

10N-15N, 60E-65E     : Moderate

Other sea areas             : Sligh to moderate.

South Indian sea area

Weather:

 

00-10S, 90E-100E        : Showers or thundershowers at most places.

08S-10S, 60E-75E        : Showers at a few places

Other sea areas              : Mainly fair weather.

Winds:

00-08S, 92E-100E      : Clockwise / (30-40) kmph; gusting up to 50 kmph.

00-08S, 60E-80E        : South-westerly / (20-35) kmph.

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

 

Sea State:

00-08S, 92E-100E      : Moderate to fairly rough, rough at times.

00-08S, 60E-80E        : Moderate

Other sea areas            : Sligh to moderate.

**Temporary strong gusty winds and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.

 

Duty-Meteorologist

Department of Meteorology