DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(19.12.2018): Weather is a few cloud over the North Bay and Westcentral Bay and partly cloudy to cloudy over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere in the Bay of Bengal.

Bay of Bengal Condition

Depression No.2, 2018

20th  September, 2018 07:00 MST Today

 

Depression

            According to the observations at (06:30)hrs M.S.T today, the depression over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal is centered at about (260)miles southeast of Puri (India).

It is not moving towards Myanmar coasts, the present stage of the depression is coded yellow stage.

 Position of depression, Center pressure and wind

            Depression is located at Latitude (17.4) degree North and Longitude (88.8) degree East, Centre pressure of depression is (1000) hPa and maximum wind speed near the center is (35) miles per hour.

During next (12)hrs Forecast

            It is forecast to move Northwestwards and it may further intensify into a deep depression during next (12) hours.

General caution

 Occasional Squalls with rough sea will be experienced off and along Myanmar Coasts. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (40) m.p.h. Wave height will be about (9- 12) feet off and along Myanmar Coasts.

  • People should be awared trawlers, vessels and ships off and along Myanmar Coasts.