MARINE METEOROLOGICAL BULLETIN FOR MET AREA IX

VALID FOR 24 HOURS COMMENCING FROM 0700 UTC DATED 21-02-2017

     BY PAKISTAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

PART I : NIL.

PART II : NIL.

PART -III: FORECAST:

SUB AREA NO.1 NORTH ARABIAN SEA

WIND

NW/WLY 10-15KT GUSTING 25KT NORTH OF 24N.

NWLY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT OF 24N.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HAZY MORNING.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN HAZE.

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE OCCASSIONALY ROUGH.

SUB AREA NO. 2     GULF OF OMAN

WIND

NW/SWLY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT NORTH OF 24N.

NW/NELY 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/WLY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT NORTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 65E.

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

NW/NELY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT SOUTH OF 18N AND EAST OF 63E.

N/NELY 10-15KT GUSTING 21KT 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

N/NE'LY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT WEST OF 50E.

NE/ELY 10-15KT GUSTING 20KT EAST OF 50E.

WEATHER

FAIR/PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HAZY MORNING.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE MAY BE POOR IN HAZE.

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT/MODERATE.

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

PART I : NIL.

PART II : LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF AREA.    

PART III : FORECASTS:

SUB AREA NO.(1)    : NORTH OF THE GULF SEA (AREA AGN)  

WIND

NW'LY 08-18 KT GUSTING 22KT AT PLACES.

WEATHER

HAZY & SOME CLOUDS.

VISIBILITY

GOOD.

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT-MODERATE.

SUB AREA NO. (2) SOUTH OF THE GULF SEA (AREA AGS)

WIND

NW'LY/SW'LY 08-18 KT GUSTING 25KT AT PLACES.

WEATHER

HAZY AND PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN.

VISIBILITY

MODERATE.

STATE OF SEA

SLIGHT-MODERATE .