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SEA AREA BULLETIN DATED 22/5/2018
BALLOON OBSERVATION DT

BALLOON OBSERVATION DATE. 22/05/2018:

PART - ONE:

TTT WARNING  

The deep depression over southwest Arabian sea moved north­ northwestwards with a speed of 13 kmph during past 6 hours and intensified into a Cyclonic Storm "Mekunu" and lay centred at 1730 hours IST of 22nd May 2018 over southwest Arabian Sea near lat 10.2°N & long 56.8°E, about 410 km southeast of Socotra islands and 810 km south ­ southeast of Salalah (Oman). It is very likely to intensify further into a Severe Cyclonic Storm during next 24 hours and into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during subsequent 24 hours. It is very likely to move north­northwestwards and cross south Oman ­ southeast Yemen coasts as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm between 53°E and 55°E close to Salalah by 26th May 2018 morning.

PART- TWO:

SYNOPTIC    SITUATION

WEATHER SEASONAL REST ARABIAN SEA.

 PART THREE:

SEA AREA FORECAST VALID FOR 12 HOURS STARTING FROM 1800  UTC :

NORTH EAST ARABIAN SEA:

WIND WESTERLY TO SOUTHWESTERLY 10 TO 15 GUSTING 20 KNOTS.
WEATHER FAIR.
VISIBILITY GOOD.
SEA SLIGHT .

EAST CENTRAL ARABIAN SEA:

WIND

WESTERLY TO NORTHWESTERLY 10 TO 15  KNOTS GUSTING TO 20 KNOTS .

WEATHER ISOLATED RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
VISIBILITY GOOD EXCEPT IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
 SEA SLIGHT .

WEST CENTRAL ARABIAN SEA:  NORTH OF LAT 16 DEG NORTH

WIND SOUTHWESTERLY TO WESTERLY 10 TO 15 GUSTING 20 KNOTS.
WEATHER ISOLATED RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
VISIBILITY GOOD EXCEPT IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
SEA SLIGHT .

WEST CENTRAL ARABIAN SEA:  SOUTH OF LAT 16 DEG NORTH

WIND SOUTHEASTERLY TO EASTERLY 20 TO 25 GUSTING 30 KNOTS.
WEATHER SCATTERED RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
VISIBILITY GOOD BECOMING POOR IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS.
SEA MODERATE TO ROUGH.

SOUTH EAST ARABIAN SEA:

WIND NORTHWESTERLY TO WESTERLY 15 TO 20 GUSTING TO 25 KNOTS
WEATHER SCATTERED RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS .
VISIBILITY GOOD BECOMING POOR IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS
SEA MODERATE.

SOUTH WEST ARABIAN SEA:

WIND

SOUTHERLY TO SOUTHWESTERLY 30 TO 35 KNOTS GUSTING TO 40 KNOTS. 

WEATHER

WIDESPREAD RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS WITH ISOLATED SQUALL.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE BECOMING POOR IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS & VERY POOR IN SQUALL.

SEA

MODERATE TO ROUGH.

GMDSS:

WIND

WESTSOUTHWESTERLY TO WESTNORTHWESTERLY 35 TO 40 KNOTS GUSTING TO 45 KNOTS.

WEATHER

WIDESPREAD RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS WITH SCATTERED SQUALL.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE  BECOMING POOR IN RAIN OR THUNDERSHOWERS & VERY POOR IN SQUALL.

SEA

ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH .

 PART FOUR :  

10001 33388 02212 99922 44998 32476 32375
32177 32178 32479 32476 44000 32572 32375
32075 31976 31978 31778 31779 31880 44002
32571 32372 32271 32174 31676 31177 31179
31579 31680 44004 32568 32170 32073 31774
31674 30977 30980 44006 32462 32367 32069
32072 31973 31474 31071 30871 30574 44008
31460 31164 30765 30565 44004 31260 30863
30560 44002 31160 30861 30760 19191 ZZZ63

PART FIVE:  

NIL

PART SIX:

PART SIX 02212 SYNOPS 99942 339 31995
02702 10436 49991 539 32996 02303 10428
40014 634 32996 09901 10438 40023 731
32996 02706 10318 40045 754 31596 12707
10420 49981 838 32996 01812 10368 40031
840 32996 02306 10324 40052 909 32597
22709 10318 40052 933 32597 43202 10429
49990            
99943 057 31595 12502 10324 40060 109
32597 53202 10318 40074 110 32597 63209
10318 40061 117 32597 62702 10374 40005
192 31996 63204 10318 40056 226 32597
63204 10314 40063 284 32996 13410 10312
40052 311 32597 70506 10324 40054 314
32597 42703 10322 40056 369 32597 63202
10302 40056 371 32597 53203 10310 40055
PPAA 72121 43003 44385 28504 00502 11509

 

 

       

   

           

   

   

   

       

   

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