This season’s first cyclonic storm will cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mahabalipuram round November 25 afternoon.
Under its affect, heavy rainfall exercise will improve over south peninsular India November 23 onwards with widespread rain and thunderstorm exercise over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal between November 24 and 26 and over south Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema and Telangana throughout November 25 and 26.
The low-pressure space over southwest and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal has turn into a well-marked low-pressure space. It could be very seemingly to focus right into a despair over southwest Bay of Bengal throughout subsequent 24 hours and intensify additional right into a cyclonic storm through the subsequent 24 hours.
Sea situation can be tough to very tough over the equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining central components of South Bay of Bengal, Southwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal. Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts are additionally seemingly to witness tough sea situations on November 2 and really tough to excessive over southwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal. South Andhra Pradesh coasts and Gulf of Mannar are seemingly to be impacted on November 24 and 25.
Fishermen are suggested not to enterprise into the equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining central components of South Bay of Bengal on November 22; over Southwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal, Gulf of Mannar and alongside and off Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and south Andhra Pradesh coasts throughout November 22 to 25.
“We are expecting extremely heavy rain along the Tamil Nadu, Rayalseema region. There may be some damage due to strong winds and rain when the storm moves inland,” stated RK Jenamani, senior scientist, (*25*) Weather Forecasting Centre.
Meanwhile, a deep despair over southwest Arabian Sea moved quickly west-southwestwards with a pace of 45 kilometres per hour (kmph) throughout previous 6 hours and has intensified right into a cyclonic storm ‘Gati.’ It lay centred at 8:30 am over southwest Arabian Sea. It could be very seemingly to transfer west-southwestwards and intensify additional right into a extreme cyclonic storm throughout subsequent 12 hours and cross Somalia coast throughout early hours of November 23 as a extreme cyclonic storm with a wind pace of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph.