BMKG warning: Beware Reaches 6 Meter High Wave in Some Areas on Saturday, May 30, 2020
Illustration Wave high- BMKG provide high wave warning information in some areas in Indonesia on Saturday (05/30/2020).
TRIBUNNEWS.COM – Meteorology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) gives a high wave warning information in some areas in Indonesia on Saturday (05/30/2020).
BMKG explain the low pressure center of 1008 hPa was observed in the Indian Ocean west of Sumatra.
Wind patterns in the northern part of Indonesia in general of the Northeast – Southeast at speeds of 5-20 knots while in the southern region of Indonesia from the East – East with a speed of 5-25 knots.
The highest wind speed observed in the waters of western Lampung, the Banda Sea, and the Sea Arafuru.
These conditions resulted in an increase in wave height in the surrounding area.
Wave height of 1.25 to 2.5 meters
WATERS EAST TO KEP Simeulue. MENTAWAI
LAMPUNG BAY SECTION south-south
Savu Sea THE NORTH
WATERS SOUTH KUPANG
JAVA SEA TO EAST CENTRAL PART
MAKASSAR STRAIT SOUTHERN
WATERS KEP. SABALANA
FLORES SEA THE EASTERN
WATERS Baubau – KEP. WAKATOBI
WATERS EAST KENDARI
WATERS SOUTH P. HIE – Ambon – P. SERAM
WATERS KEP. SERMATA – KEP. Tanimbarese
WATERS KEP. KEI – KEP. ARU
WATERS KAIMANA – AMAMAPARE
Read Arafuru Sea: Extreme Weather Warning BMKG Saturday, May 30, 2020: Alert, 14 Regional Heavy Rain and Wind Read: BMKG: Weather Forecast Saturday, May 30, 2020, Ambon Regional Alert Rain Thunderstorms Early Days
2.5 meter-high waves 4 meters
WATERS NORTH SABANG
WEST ACEH WATERS TO KEP. MENTAWAI
WEST WATERS BENGKULU
ACEH WEST INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY TO MENTAWAI
STRAIT WEST PART SUMBA
Sape Strait SOUTHERN
WATERS SOUTH P. SUMBA – P. Savu
WATERS SOUTH P. rotte
Savu Sea SOUTHERN
NTT SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN
4 meter-high waves 6 meters
WEST MARINE P. Enggano
WATERS WEST LAMPUNG
MENTAWAI WEST INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY TO LAMPUNG
SUNDA STRAIT THE WEST AND SOUTH
SOUTHERN WATERS UNTIL P. P. JAVA SUMBAWA
STRAIT BALI – LOMBOK STRAIT – STRAIT BACKING BAG. SOUTH
JAVA SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY TO WNT
BMKG also advises shipping activities to pay attention to safety risks.
1. The fishing boat (wind speed of more than 15 knots and wave heights above 1:25 am)
2. The barge (wind speed over 16 knots and wave heights above 1.5 m)
3. Ferry (wind speed of more than 21 knots and wave heights above 2.5 m)
4. The ship such large size cargo ship / yacht (wind speed over 27 knots and wave heights above 4.0 m).
Community urged to remain vigilant.