WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING NEXT 24 HOURS
Issued at 12.00 noonon 03 December 2021
The Depression over southeast Bay of Bengal concentrated into a Deep Depression and lay centered near Lat. 13.4°N and Long. 86.4°E at 0530 hrs of 3rd December 2021. It is likely to move northwestwards and intensify into a Cyclonic Storm over central parts of the Bay of Bengal during next 12 hours. It is likely to reach west-central Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh – south Odisha coasts around 4th December morning.
Naval and fishing communities who are in the deep sea of the Bay of Bengal are advised to be attentive in this regard.
|Condition of Rain:|
|Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the sea areas extending from Galle to Potuvil via Matara and Hambanthota during the night. Showers or thundershowers may occur at a few places in the other sea areas around the island.|
|Winds will be Northerly or North-westerly in the sea areas extending from Puttalam to Batticaloa via Kankasanturai and Trincomalee. Winds will be variable in direction in the other sea areas around the island. The wind speed will be (20-30)kmph in the sea areas around the island.|
|State of Sea:|
The sea areas around the island will be slight.
Temporarily strong gusty winds and very rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.