Which cities will be affected by Cyclone Nivar?
It is very likely to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry during 25th November 2020 evening as a severe cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph.
Which areas are mostly affected by cyclones?
Thirteen coastal states and Union Territories (UTs) in the country are affected by tropical cyclones. Four states (Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Orissa and West Bengal) and one UT (Puducherry) on the east coast and one state (Gujarat) on the west coast are more vulnerable to cyclone hazards.
Where is Nivar headed?
Cyclone Nivar, which is brewing in the Bay of Bengal, is moving towards the southern states and Union territory (UT) of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Expected to make landfall on Wednesday, Nivar is likely to cause heavy rainfall in these places.
Is there any cyclone after Nivar?
New Delhi: Less than a week after Cyclone Nivar battered Tamil Nadu, another storm is expected to affect the southern state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday. The cyclone will cross the Sri Lanka coast on December 2 and will bring heavy rain over Tamil Nadu and Kerala, it said.
Is another cyclone coming after Nivar?
NEW DELHI: Less than a week after Cyclone Nivar battered Tamil Nadu, another storm is expected to affect the southern state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday. The cyclone will cross the Sri Lanka coast on December 2 and will bring heavy rain over Tamil Nadu and Kerala, it said.
What states are affected by cyclones?
Over 120 houses were damaged in the Dakshina Kannada district due to heavy rains. 98 villages were said to be badly damaged in the state of Karnataka. Over 1,000 trees were uprooted in Goa.
Which city is most likely to hit a cyclone?
East coastal areas such as Chennai and Puri are more prone to be affected and hit by cyclones in comparison to West coastal areas such as Mangalore. However, all these areas are likely to be affected by a cyclone.
What is the latest news about Nivar cyclone?
Cyclone Nivar makes landfall, weakens into severe cyclonic storm. Nivar weakened into a severe cyclonic storm after it crossed coast near Puducherry, the IMD said. Earlier, the IMD had said Nivar will cross coast near Puducherry with a wind speed of 120-130 kmph, gusting up to 145 kmph.
Where did Nivar make landfall?
Cyclone Nivar made landfall near Puducherry, south of Chennai as a very severe cyclonic storm. The landfall that started from 11.30 pm.