HOT PORT NEWS from GAC
Biparjoy intensifies to Severe Cyclonic Storm
07 Jun 2023, Maharashtra-Goa Coast, India
Cyclonic Storm “Biparjoy” intensified into a Severe Cyclonic Storm and lay centered at 0530 hours IST of 7th June near latitude 12.6°N and longitude 66.1 °E.
Cyclonic Storm Biparjoy
07 Jun 2023, Eastcentral & southeast Arabian Sea, India
Cyclonic storm “Biparjoy” over eastcentral and adjoining southeast Arabian Sea is likely to move nearly northwards and intensify gradually into a severe cyclonic storm.
Pre-emptive measures during impending cyclone (8-13 June)
07 Jun 2023, Saurashtra coast, India
Measures should be taken as the low pressure system expected to intensify into an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm is likely to pass Saurashtra Coast between 12-13 June.
Increase in light & lifesaving dues
07 Jun 2023, Turkish Straits, Turkey
An 8.3% increase will be applied to light and lifesaving dues for transit vessels passing through the Turkish Straits.
Oily residue, tank cleaning & ballast water management
07 Jun 2023, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
The oil residue treatment facility is available in Fujairah, but the transportation of oily sludge from Fujairah Port to any reception facilities outside Fujairah is forbidden.
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