BULLETIN FOR MET AREA IX

                   VALID FOR 24 HOURS COMMENCING FROM 1900 UTC DATED 24-04-2018

                             BY PAKISTAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

PART I : NIL.

PART II : NIL

PART -III : FORECAST

SUB AREA NO.1 NORTH ARABIAN SEA

WIND

W/SW'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 18KT NORTH OF 24N.

NW/W'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 20KT SOUTH OF 24N.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HAZY MORNING.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN HAZE.  

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE.

SUB AREA NO. 2     GULF OF OMAN

WIND

W/NW'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT NORTH OF 24N.

SW'LY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT SOUTH OF 24N.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HAZY MORNING.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN HAZE.  

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE.

SUB AREA NO. 3     CENTRAL NORTH ARABIAN SEA (12N/55E, 12N/63E, 20N/58E, 20N/67E)

WIND

NW'LY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT NORTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 65E.

SW/NW'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT NORTH OF 18N AND WEST OF 65E.

NW'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 18KT SOUTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 63E.

NW/N'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT SOUTH OF 18N AND WEST OF 63E.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HAZY MORNING.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN HAZE.  

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE.

SUB AREA NO. 4    GULF OF ADEN

WIND

NE/E'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 18KT WEST OF 50E.

SE/S'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT EAST OF 50E.

WEATHER

PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCES OF LIGHT RAIN IN WESTERN SECTOR.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN RAIN.  

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE.

SUB AREA NO. 5 ARABIAN GULF    (PREPARED BY QATAR METEOROLOGY DEPARTMENT)

PART I        : LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF AREA.
PART II       : NIL.

PART III      : FORECAST.

SUB AREA NO.I  NORTH OF THE GULF SEA (AREA AGN)

  WIND

NW/NE'LY 15-25KT GUSTING 30KT.

WEATHER

DUSTY AND CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN MAY BE THUNDERY AT TIMES.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE.  

STATE OF SEA

MODERATE/ROUGH.

SUB AREA NO.II  SOUTH OF THE GULF SEA (AREA AGS)

WIND   

NW/NE'LY 15-25KT GUSTING 30KT.

WEATHER

DUSTY AND PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN MAY BE THUNDERY AT TIMES.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE.  

STATE OF SEA

MODERATE/ROUGH.