BULLETIN FOR MET AREA IX

VALID FOR 24 HOURS COMMENCING FROM 0700 UTC DATED 19-02-2019

BY PAKISTAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

PART I : NO STROM WARNING.

PART II : NIL

PART -III   : FORECAST

SUB AREA NO.1 NORTH ARABIAN SEA

WIND

S/SW'LY BECMG N'LY 10-15KT GUSTING 25KT NORTH OF 24N.         

S/SW'LY BECMG N'LY 10-15KT GUSTING 25KT SOUTH OF 24N.

WEATHER

PARTLY CLOUDY/CLOUDY WITH CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORM/RAIN.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN RAIN.  

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

SUB AREA NO. 2     GULF OF OMAN

WIND

SW/NW'LY 15-20KT GUSTING 32KT NORTH OF 24N.

SE/SW'LY BECMG NW'LY 15-20KT GUSTING 25KT SOUTH OF 24N.

WEATHER

PARTLY CLOUDY/CLOUDY WITH CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORM/RAIN.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN RAIN.  

STATE OF SEA

MODERATE/ROUGH.

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

WIND

SW/NW'LY BECMG NE/SE'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT NORTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 65E.

SE/SW'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 24KT NORTH OF 18N AND WEST OF 65E.

NE/SE'LY BECMG SW'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT SOUTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 63E.

S/SW'LY BECMG NW'LY 07-12KT GUSTING 18KT 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 OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN NW SECTOR.

SUB AREA NO. 4    GULF OF ADEN

WIND

NW/SW'LY 17-21KT GUSTING 27KT WEST OF 50E.

SW/NW'LY 05-10KT GUSTING 15KT EAST OF 50E.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY/CLOUDY WITH CHANCES OF RAIN IN WESTERN SECTOR.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN RAIN.

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE/ROUGH IN WESTERN SECTOR.

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

PART 1           : EXPECTED STRONG WIND AND HIGH SEA BY EVENING ON SOME PLACES LATER.

PART II          : HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF AREA.  

PART III         : FORECASTS                                             

                                                                

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

WIND

NW'LY 14-24 KT GUSTING TO 35 KT ON SOME PLACES LATER

WEATHER

SCATTERED CLOUDS.

VISIBILITY

GOOD.

STATE OF SEA

MODERATE/ROUGH ON SOME PLACES LATER.

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

WIND

NW'LY 14-24 KT GUSTING TO 36 KT ON SOME PLACES LATER.

WEATHER

PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY AT TIMES.

VISIBILITY

GOOD.

STATE OF SEA

MODERATE/ROUGH ON SOME PLACES LATER.