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Waves West of Bengkulu four meters high

Kamis, 28 Juni 2012 00:04 WIB | 1.842 Views
Waves West of Bengkulu four meters high
Bengkulu  (ANTARA News) - The waves in the West Indian Ocean in Bengkulu may reach a height of up to four meters but its current average height is three meters.

Four meters high waves may also prevail up to the waters southwest of Lampung, an analyst of the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) of the Fatmawati Soekarno Meteorology Station in Bengkulu Harist Syahid Hakim said on Wednesday.

He said the waves in Bengkulu waters may reach a height of 2.5 meters and the wind in the area is blowing from the east to south at a speed of 5-18 knots.

The waves in Enggano waters also reached a height of 2.5 meters, and the wind in the area is blowing from the east to south at a speed of 7-18 knots.

The wind in the West Indies Ocean in Bengkulu may be blowing from the east to the south at a speed of 7-20 knots, and the sky in the area may be cloudy.

The weather satellite shows rainy clouds in Aceh, the western parts of North Sumatra, Bengkulu, and Lampung.

The wind in Bengkulu is blowing from the northeast to southwest at a speed of 5 - 32 kilometers per hour or 3 - 18 knots.

The weather in Bengkulu may be lightly raining in the afternoon to the night with a temperature of 23-32 degrees Celcius and a humidity of 63-96 percent.

Mukomuko and Bengkulu Utara regencies may be cloudy, with a temperature of 23-32 degrees Celcius and a humidity of 63-95 percent, he added.
(Uu.H-NG/H-YH)