Due to the warning on the prevailing cyclone climate. Fishermen are banned from venturing into the sea for fishing until 3rd February!
The Chennai Regional Meteorological Centre has estimated that this low-pressure zone which formed over the Bay of Bengal is likely to cross the coast of Sri Lanka this afternoon (Wednesday, 1st February).
The Chennai Regional Meteorological Centre has further informed that due to this drift of the low-pressure zone, high-speed will blow across the sea at 45-65 kmph and the sea will be turbulent!
As such, fishermen in these areas have been warned NOT to VENTURE INTO FISHING IN THE SEA IN THE SOUTHWEST BAY OF BENGAL, THE BAY OF MANNAR, AND the KANYAKUMARI OCEAN!