Strong Wind, Choppy Sea Until Tomorrow

KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 (Bernama) -- Strong wind and choppy sea (first category) are expected to persist until tomorrow in the waters of Perlis, Kedah, Penang, Sarawak (Miri), Sabah (Kudat, West Coast and interior Sabah) and the Federal Territory of Labuan.

According to a statement from the Meteorological Department today, strong south westerly winds with speeds of 40 up to 50 Kmph with waves of up to 3.5 metres were also expected to occur in the waters of Samui, Labuan, Northern Straits of Melaka and Sulu.

"The situation is dangerous for small boats, sea recreation and sea sports," the statement said.

It said that thunder storms in the waters of Reef North and Layang-layang were also expected to continue until early this evening and the weather is dangerous for small boats.


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