(30.1.2023): According to the observations at (05:30)hrs MST today, theWell Marked Low Pressure Area over the Southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining East Equatorial Indian Ocean still persists. It is likely to move West-Northwestwards and further intensify into a Depression over Southwest Bay of Bengal around during next (18)hrs and reach near Sri Lanka coast around (1.2.2023).Weather is cloudy over the Southwest Bay and Westcentral Bay of Bengal and a few cloud to partly cloudy over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

International Cooperation

DMH is being accomplished his works in cooperation with following International Organizations:

1. World Meteorological Organization – WMO
2. WMO Regional Association II – WMO/RAII
3. National Meteorological and Hydrological Services – NMHSs (WMO members)
4. United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – UNFCCC
5. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – IPCC
6. WMO/ESCAP Panel on Tropical Cyclone – PTC
7. International Hydrological Programme – IHP
8. United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific – UNESCAP
9. United Nations Development Programme – UNDP
10. Asia Center for Air Pollution Research - ACAP
11. Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia – EANET
12. Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation – BIMSTEC
13. Asian Disaster Preparedness Center – ADPC
14. GEWEX Asian Monsoon Experiment
15. ASEAN Secretariat Office
16. ASEAN Specialized Meteorological Center – ASMC
17. World Seismic Safely Initiative – WSSI
18. China Meteorological Administration – CMA
19. China Earthquake Administration – CEA
20. Japan International Cooperation Agency – JICA
21. Thailand International Cooperation Agency – TICA
22. Korea International Cooperation Agency – KOICA
23. Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System – RIMES
24. Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services – INCOIS
25. Japan Meteorological Agency – JMA
26. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center – PTWC
27. Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning Center – IOTWC
28. United Nations Economic, Science and Cultural Organization – UNESCO
29. Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission – IOC
30. Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency – JAXA
31. Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency – DEDE
32. Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology, Thailand
33. United States Agency for International Development – USAID
34. United Nations Environment Programme – UNEP
35. Indian Institute of Technology – IIT
36. Institute of Observational Research for Global Change, Japan
37. Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
38. Mekong River Commission – MRC
39. International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development – ICIMOD
40. ASEAN Sub-Committee on Meteorology and Geophysics – ASCMG
41. Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System – ICG/ IOTWS
42. Asian Disaster Reduction Center – ADRC
43. Greater Mekong Subregion – GMS