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Fleet Forecast for Area - E

Issued by the National Meteorological Center, Department of Meteorology, Sri Lanka.

Valid period: 2020.08.11/1400UTCto 2020.08.12/0600UTC

Issued at 1200UTC on 2020.08.11

To: CBO Radio/Fisheries/SL Navy/CBO Port/Coast Guard

Synoptic situation: -

Shear line is approximately along: 01N 60E, 02N 70E, EQ 80E, 02S 90E, 03N 100E.


North of Shear line:

West of 70E: S’ly to SW’ly / (10-20) kts; gusting up to 25kts in section 00.

In between 70E and 77E: SW’ly to W’ly / (10-20) kts, gusting up to 25 kts in section 05.

East of 77E: SW’ly / (15-25) kts, gusting up to 30 kts in sections 10.

South of Shear line:

West of 85E: SE’ly / (10-20) kts; gusting up to 25 kts in sections 70 and 85.

East of 85E: E’ly to SE’ly/ (10-20) kts.

Weather: -

OCNL Showers / T’Showers in sections:70,75.

SCT Showers / T’Showers in sections: 05, 15, 25,30,35,50,55, 65,85.

ISOL Showers / T’Showers in sections: 00, 10,20,40,45, 60,80.

Seas: -

Rough in sections 85.

Fairly rough, rough at times in sections 00, 05, 10, 15, 70 ,75, 80.

Fairly rough in section 65.

Moderate, fairly rough at times in sections 30, 35, 50, 55.

Slight to moderate elsewhere.


The next Fleet Forecast will be issued at 0000UTC 2020.08.12