The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted distant cautionary signal No 4 as severe cyclonic storm, 'Titli', over the West-central Bay and adjoining area moved slightly northwestwards over the same area.
It centering at 12 pm on Wednesday about 910 km southwest of Chattogram port, 870 kms southwest of Cox's Bazar port, 775 kms southwest of Mongla port and 780 km southwest of Payra port, said a Met office special bulletin.
It is likely to intensify further and move in a north/northwesterly direction.
Maximum sustained wind speed within 64 km of the severe cyclone Centre is about 90 kph rising to 1io kph in gusts/squalls. Sea will remain Very rough near the system centre.
All fishing boats and trawlers over the North Bay and deep sea have been advised to remain in shelter till further notice.
Cyclone ‘Titli’ Distant cautionary signal No.