Rough sea Warning Issued as per INCOIS advisory
Issue Dated 21-04-2017 Region:
Maharashtra -Goa Coast
AS PER ADVISORY FROM INCOIS, There is a
possibility that sea will be rough near shore and also the low
lying areas (Malvan, Munage, Phanase,
Velas, Colaba, Gateway of India) may experience
surges intermittently during 17:30 hours of 21-04-2018 to 23:30
hours of 22-04-2018 due to the effect of high period (18-22 sec)
swell waves, having 2.0 - 2.5m height over Maharashtra Coast.
There is a possibility that sea will be rough
near shore and also the low lying areas (Marmugoa,
Panjim, Vascoda Gama) may experience surges
intermittently during 12:30 hours of 21-04-2018 to 23:30 hours
of 22-04-2018 due to the effect of high period (18-22 sec) swell
waves, having 2.0-2.5 m height over Goa Coast.
The fishermen and coastal population are to be
cautious on the following during this period:
1. There is a possibility of surging of waves
during the high tide times, in the low lying areas of the coasts
during this period.
2. Boats plying very near to the coasts may be
avoided during this period as the coastal regions will
experience its effect more.
3. The boats may be anchored at a fair distance
from each other, to avoid collision and damage.
4. The water based recreational activity at the
coast be suspended during these events.
5. Taking out the boats from the shore to the sea
and back can be avoided.
6. The effects of these events in the open ocean
is likely to be minimal.