BMKG Warns of High Waves in the South Waters of Yogyakarta
TRIBUNJOGJA.COM – The Cilacap Meteorology and Geophysics Meteorology Agency (BMKG) released an early warning of high waves in the waters south of Yogyakarta.
This early warning is valid from 19 October 2018 at 07.00 WIB until 22 October 2018 at 07.00 WIB.
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Quoted by Tribunjogja.com from the Cilacap Meteorological Station official letter, there is a low pressure pattern of 1008 hPa in the South China Sea and 1007 hPa in the eastern Pacific Ocean of the Philippines.
In addition, cycloneic patterns were identified in the West Indian Ocean of the Mentawai Islands which affected the increase in wind speed reaching 37 km / h in the North Waters of Subang, the northern Malacca Strait, Enggano-Bengkulu Waters, West Lampung Waters, southern Sunda Strait and southern Banten Waters. to West Java.
This condition resulted in an increase in wave height in these regions.
Still from the same source, a wave height of 2.5 to 4 meters is likely to occur at:
The waters south of Cilacap
The waters south of Kebumen
The waters south of Purworejo
The waters south of Yogyakarta
South Indian Ocean Cilacap
South Indian Ocean Kebumen
South Indian Ocean Purworejo
South Indian Ocean Yogyakarta
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From this official letter the Cilacap Meterology Station warns of high risks to shipping: