Which states are affected by YAAS?
Two Indian Ocean cyclones too close for comfort
Several thousands of people living in the eastern coastal region have similar stories to reveal about cyclone Yaas that battered the states of Odisha, West Bengal and Jharkhand leaving behind the trail of destruction and devastation.
Where did cyclone YAAS make landfall?
The ‘Very Severe Cyclonic Storm’ Yaas that made landfall south of Balasore in Odisha on Wednesday tore into the bordering regions of West Bengal and Odisha and weakened into a cyclonic storm, leaving behind a trail of destruction in its wake on the eastern coast.
Where did cyclone affected?
|Super cyclonic storm (IMD scale)|
|Damage||$13.7 billion (2020 USD) (Costliest on record in the North Indian Ocean)|
|Areas affected||India (West Bengal, Odisha, Andaman Islands), Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan|
|Part of the 2020 North Indian Ocean cyclone season|
Which Indian state was affected by Cyclone Bure?
Cyclone Burevi: Parts of south Tamil Nadu, Kerala likely to get extremely heavy rain | Chennai News – Times of India.
Will Cyclone Yaas affect Tripura?
Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura may escape the wrath of the cyclone, as only light to moderate rainfall at many places is predicted by IMD in these states. Thunderstorms and lightning at isolated places may occur here, too.
Will YAAS affect Kolkata?
“Cyclone Yaas’s impact is going to be much more than Amphan, according to the information we have received so far. This is going to affect at least 20 districts in West Bengal. The districts of Kolkata, North and South 24 Parganas and Purba Medinipur will be severely affected,” she said.
Will Cyclone Yaas hit Jharkhand?
Deputy director at Ranchi centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD), Abhishek Anand said, “Cyclone Yaas is likely to make landfall around noon on Wednesday and it will take around three to four hours to complete. Jharkhand’s southern and central parts are expected to be most affected.”
Did YAAS make landfall?
After days of brewing in the Bay of Bengal, Cyclone Yaas made landfall north of Dhamara and south of Balasore, near Bhitarkanika National Park May 26. … The landfall started at about 9 am, said HR Biswas, director, Indian Meteorological Department’s Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar.
Which region gets frequently affected by the tropical cyclone?
Solution(By Examveda Team)
As most of the cyclonic storms are formed in the Bay of Bengal which lies to the east of India. The eastern coast is severely affected by such storms. One of the parts of eastern coast is Coromandal or Cholamandalam or Andhra coasts.
Which place is most affected by cyclone in India?
Although cyclones affect the entire coast of India, the East coast is more prone as compared to the West coast. The most affected states are Odisha, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra and Gujarat.
Which cyclone is coming in 2021?
As of October 2021, the strongest tropical cyclone is Cyclone Tauktae, with maximum wind speeds of 185 km/h (115 mph) and a minimum barometric pressure of 950 hPa (28.05 inHg).
Severe Cyclonic Storm Shaheen.
|Severe cyclonic storm (IMD)|
|Category 1 tropical cyclone (SSHWS)|
|Duration||September 30 – October 4|