DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(19.8.2017) According to the observations at (13:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over the Northwest Bay of Bangal and adjoining Odisha coast (India) still persists. Monsoon is moderate to strong over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal.

Sea Route Forecast

BAY BULLETIN

Issued at (13:00) hrs MST on 19-6-2017 Valid for Next (24) Hours

COMPOUND:

PART ONE    :No storm.

PART TWO    : Monsoon is moderate over the Andaman Sea and South Bay and moderate to strong elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

PART THREE:

FORECAST FOR AREAS BETWEEN LAT. 10.5°N – 16.5°N AND LONG. 92°E

WEATHER                :Widespread rain or thundershowers.

VISIBILITY              : (4) nautical miles but (1) nautical mile in rain.

SURFACE WIND      : West or Southwest (5 - 10) kts at times (25)kts.

SEAS                     : Moderate.

WAVE HEIGHT        : (4 – 6) feet.

FORECAST FOR AREAS BETWEEN LAT. 16.5°N – 20.5°N AND LONG. 92°E

WEATHER                :Widespread rain or thundershowers with squally weather.

VISIBILITY              : (4) nautical miles but(1/2) nautical mile in rain.

SURFACE WIND      : South or Southwest (10 -15) kts at times (30)kts.

SEAS                     : Moderate to rough.

WAVE HEIGHT        : (6-8) feet.