Cyclone Gulab made its landfall on north coastal Andhra Pradesh on Sunday evening near Santhaguda. It crossed north Andhra Pradesh-south Odisha coasts between Kalingapatnam and Gopalpur as a cyclonic storm with a maximum sustained wind speed of 75-85 kmph gusting maximum upto 96 kmph by the midnight.
As per the latest status of the storm as mentioned by the IMD, the cyclone has weakened into a Deep Depression at around 2.30 hours IST of September 27. It is predicted to weaken further into a Depression in the next 6 hours.
The low-pressure area that was about to form on Sept 27-28 from the remnants of a system that will cross over to the northeast Bay of Bengal, will not be a reality now. However, it is for the cyclone, the monsoon has again become active in the Andaman seas.
The atmospheric pressure of the Bay of Bengal will rise to 1008 Mb in the next 72 hours, when the normal mean level sea pressure for September month is estimated at around 1009Mb, preventing the formation of any fresh low pressure area for the next 120 hours.
17:49 PM(2 months ago )
The CWC has predicted a severe flood situation in Jalaka and Subarnarekha basin, above normal flood spectre sounded in the Vamsdhara basin. The good impact is Inflow will rise in upper Kolab, Machkund and Balimela reservoirs.
17:47 PM(2 months ago )
12:48 PM(2 months ago )
Cyclonic storm Gulab will weaken into a depression and exit Odisha in the next 2-3 hours, informed State Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena, on Monday. Briefing the media, Jena said Pottangi in Koraput district recorded maximum rainfall of 148 mm under the influence of the cyclone. He said no visible destruction or damage was reported in the State due to the storm.
10:37 AM(2 months ago )
The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar today issues heavy rainfall warning for the next 24 hours over some districts of South Odisha in view of a Deep Depression (remnant of Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’) over south Odisha and adjoining north Andhra Pradesh. The Met Centre also cautions the Fishermen not to venture into the sea, along & off Odisha, coast northwest & adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal during the next 24 hours.
06:05 AM(2 months ago )
The Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha moved westwards with a speed of 14 kmph during last 06 hours.
The system weakened into a Deep Depression and lay centered at 0230 hrs IST of 27th September 2021 over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha near Lat. 18.4°N and Long. 83.0°E, about 220 km west-southwest of Gopalpur (Odisha), 130 km east-southeast of Jagdalpur (Chhattisgarh) and 120 km west of Kalingapatnam (Andhra Pradesh).
It storm is likely to move west-northwestwards and weaken further into a Depression during next 06 hours, said the IMD in its latest weather bulletin.
01:21 AM(2 months ago )
The IMD has informed in its latest bulletin that the landfall process of Cyclone Gulab has completed, and the system will weaken into a deep depression in few hours. At 22.30 hrs, the cyclonic storm moved nearly westwards with a speed of 26 kmph, and lay centred at over north coastal Andhra Pradesh, about 180 km west-southwest of Gopalpur (Odisha) & 60 km west-northwest of Kalingapatnam (Andhra Pradesh).
00:11 AM(2 months ago )
The Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD in Bhubaneswar has informed that some parts of outer spiral band clouds associated with Cyclone Gulab are still inside the ocean, which will continue to supply moisture to the system tonight. Under its impact, extremely heavy rainfall has been predicted for Malkangiri, Rayagada, Gajapati, Nabarangpur and Koraput districts.
22:22 PM(2 months ago )
CycloneGulab is likely to weaken into a deep depression during the next 6 hours, said Indian Meteorological Department.
22:21 PM(2 months ago )
There were six fishermen, all residents of Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam, on the boat, out of which 5 fell in the sea due to strong waves. Out of these 5 persons, three reached ashore safely & said two others have died. One fisherman who was on the boat is still missing.
22:04 PM(2 months ago )
Cyclonic Storm Gulab has made landfall at Santhaguda in Andhra Pradesh. Under the influence of the system, rainfall in Gajapati, Rayagada and Koraput districts may increase tonight. So far, 39000 people including 10000 from Ganjam have been evacuated: SRC Pradeep Jena #Odisha