Port Blair, Aug 8 (UNI) Andaman and Nicobar Islands administration today hoisted local precautionary signal III in all ports following unfavourable wind condition and vigorous monsoon.
The Island Administration has also cancelled a few ferry services, creating problem for inter-island ship passengers of these far-flung islands.
Meanwhile, the Indian Meteorological Department unit of Andaman has predicted strong southwest to westerly windspeed between 55&65 km per hour and very rough to high seas along and off Andaman and Nicobar coast.
Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea, the weather warning said.
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