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SHIPPING BULLETIN FOR MET. AREA VIII (N),NORTH OF EQUATOR 
     VALID FOR 24/48 HOURS FROM 1800 UTC 30 OCTOBER 2014 
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     PART I:- 
      
     THE VERY SEVERE CYCLONIC STORM, "NILOFAR" OVER CENTRAL
     AND ADJ NORTHEAST ARABIAN SEA MOVED EAST-NORTHEASTWARDS 
     AND WEAKENED INTO A CYCLONIC STORM AND LAY CENTERED 0900 UTC 
     TODAY THE 30TH OCTOBER 2014, OVER NORTHEAST AND ADJ CENTRAL 
     ARABIAN SEA  NEAR LAT. 20.2 DEG N/LONG. 64.5 DEG E, ABOUT 560 KMS
     SOUTHWEST  OF NALIYA (GUJARAT) AND 590 KMS SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF
     KARACHI (PAKISTAN)(.)
     IT MOVED NORTH-NORTHEASTWARDS AND LIES CENTERED AT 1200 UTC 
    TODAY THE 30TH OCTOBER 2014 OVER NORTH EAST ARABIAN SEA 
    NEAR LAT. 20.5 DEG N/LONG. 64.6 DEG E, ABOUT 
     530 KMS SOUTHWEST OF NALIYA (GUJARAT) AND 550 KMS 
    SOUTH-SOUTHWEST OF KARACHI (PAKISTAN). ITWOULD CONTINUE TO 
    MOVE  FURTHER MOVED NORTHEASTWARDS AND WEAKEN INTO
    A DEPRESSION  OVER NORTHEAST ARABIAN SEA OFF 
     NORTH GUJARAT COAST BY 31ST OCTOBER EVENING.
     
     PART II:-
     
     THE TROUGH OF LOW AT MEAN SEA LEVEL OVER SOUTHEAST AND 
     ADJOINING CENTRAL PARTS OF BAY OF BENGAL PERSISTS (.)
     
     WEATHER SEASONAL OVER REST MET AREA VIII (N) 
     
     A1 ARABIAN SEA EQUATOR TO 10 DEG. N AND W OF 80 DEG.E (.) 
     A1-FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-WNW-LY 05/10 KTS BC SW-LY 10/15 KTS 
      TO THE E-OF 75 DEG E (.)
     II)WEATHER:-FAIRLY WIDESPREAD RA/TS TO THE E OF 70 DEG E(.)
      REST AREA ISOLATED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-4-3 NM TO THE E OF 70 DEG E(.)REST AREA 8-6 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:- 1)0.5-1 M  2)1-2 M(.) 
     
     A1-FORECAST FOR 48 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-WNW-LY 05/10 KTS BC SW-LY 10/15 KTS 
      TO THE E-OF 75 DEG E (.)
     II)WEATHER:-FAIRLY WIDESPREAD RA/TS TO THE E OF 70 DEG E(.)
      REST AREA ISOLATED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-4-3 NM TO THE E OF 70 DEG E(.)REST AREA 8-6 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:- 1)0.5-1 M  2)1-2 M(.) 
     
     A2 ARABIAN SEA:-23 DEG 45 MIN N 68 DEG E TO 12 DEG N 63 DEG.E 
     TO CAPE GARDAFUI TO N OF 10 DEG N(.) 
     A2-FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-SW/S-LY 25/30 KTS BEC CYCLONIC TO THE 
      N OF 17 DEG N(.) 
     II)WEATHER:-WIDESPREAD RA/TS TO THE N OF 17 DEG N(.)
      REST AREA SCATTERED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-3-2 NM TO THE N OF 17 DEG N(.)
      REST AREA 6-4 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-3-4 M (.) 
     
     A2-FORECAST FOR 48 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-SW/S-LY 25/30 KTS BEC CYCLONIC TO THE 
      N OF 17 DEG N(.) 
     II)WEATHER:-WIDESPREAD RA/TS TO THE N OF 17 DEG N(.)
      REST AREA SCATTERED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-3-2 NM TO THE N OF 17 DEG N(.)
      REST AREA 6-4 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-3-4 M (.) 
    
     A3-BAY OF BENGAL:EQUATOR TO 10 DEG N BETWEEN E OF 80 DEG E 
     AND WEST OF 10 DEG N/98 DEG 30 MIN E TO 6 DEG N/95 DEG E AND 
     THENCE S-WARDS TO EQUATOR(.) 
     A3-FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-W/SW-LY 15/20 KTS BEC CYCLONIC TO 
     THE N OF 05 DEG N(.) 
     II)WEATHER:-FAIRLY WIDESPREAD RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-4-3 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-2-3 M (.) 
     
     A3-FORECAST FOR 48 HOURS
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-W/SW-LY 15/20 KTS BEC CYCLONIC TO 
     THE N OF 05 DEG N(.) 
     II)WEATHER:-FAIRLY WIDESPREAD RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-4-3 NM(.) 
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-2-3 M (.) 
     
     BOB: A4:- BAY OF BENGAL N OF 10 DEG N AND E OF 80 DEG E (.) 
     A4-FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS:- 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-E/NE-LY 10/15 KTS BEC CYCLONIC 
      TO THE S-OF 15 DEG N(.)
     II)WEATHER:-SCATTERED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-6-4 NM (.)  
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-1-2 M(.) 
     
     A4-FORECAST FOR 48 HOURS 
     I)WINDSPEED AND DIRECTION:-E/NE-LY 10/15 KTS BEC CYCLONIC 
      TO THE S-OF 15 DEG N(.)
     II)WEATHER:-SCATTERED RA/TS(.) 
     III)VISIBILITY:-6-4 NM (.)  
     IV)WAVE HEIGHT:-1-2 M(.) 
    
ISSUED BY INDIA METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT
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