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Depression News

 Depression News

(Issued at (6:30) hours MST on 11- 8 -2016)


Depression No.6, 2016

11th  August, 2016 06:30 MST Today


According to the observations at (06:00)hrs M.S.T today, the depression over the

South Bangladesh and adjoining west Bengal has moved Northwestward. It is

located at about (30)miles East of Krishnanagar (India) and (20)miles Southeast

of Chuadanga(Bangladesh). It is forecast to move North-Northwestwards. It is

located near India and Bangladesh Coast, the present stage of the depression

is coded yellow stage. It is not moving towards Myanmar coasts.

Position of depression, Center pressure and wind

 Depression is located at Latitude (23.5) degree North and Longitude (89.0)

degree East, Centre pressure of depression is (996) hPa and maximum wind

speed near the center is about (40)miles per hour at (06:00) hrs MST today.

General caution

Occasional squalls with rough sea will be experienced off and along Rakhine

Coast. Surface wind speed in squalls may reach (40) m.p.h.


Trawlers, vessels and ships off and along Rakhine Coast are advised to avert

in condition of depression.