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Cyclone AGAIN ??
WARNING: Cyclone Alert For Odisha During Dussehra?

It’s hardly been 10 days since ‘Cyclone Gulab’ caused devastation in parts of Odisha, and formation of a fresh low pressure has triggered speculations regarding another cyclone in the state.

Cyclone Gulab Wanes Into Deep Depression
IMD Warning For Odisha Districts After Cyclone Gulab Wanes Into Deep Depression

The weather bureau has issued Orange Alert for the districts of Nabarangpur, Koraput and Malkangiri with a forecast of heavy to very heavy rainfall. Similarly, some other regions like Nuapada, Bolangir, Rayagada and Kalahandi have been put in Yellow zones with forecast of heavy rainfall.

Cyclone Gulab
Cyclone Gulab: Met Issues Special Advisory For Cuttack-Bhubaneswar

The advisory issued for the period from 8.30 am September 26 to 8.30 am September 27 has highlighted warnings, possible impacts apart from suggesting actions in view of the storm.

Cyclone Gulab Forms Over Bay of Bengal
Cyclone 'Gulab' Forms Over Bay of Bengal, Landfall On Odisha-Andhra Coast On Sept 26

The country's premier weather forecasting agency has issued an Orange Message in its latest cyclone warning for north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha coasts.

Bus Turns Shelter For Cyclone Yaas-Hit Family In Odisha
Bus Turns Shelter For Cyclone Yaas-Hit Family In Odisha

For the family of Hemant Das, the sky was so blue and serene but on May 26, suddenly everything changed. Clouds darkened over their fate just like the sky when hostile winds and torrential downpour made their life miserable.

Cyclone Review
Prime Minister Narendra Modi To Visit Odisha For Aerial Survey Of Cyclone Yaas-Hit Areas

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Odisha on Friday to review the impact of Cyclone Yaas. As per reports, the PM will land in Bhubaneswar on Frinday (May 28) after which he will hold a review meeting in the capital city.

Cyclone Destruction
#CycloneYaas: Scenes Of Destruction In Mayurbhanj, Trees Uprooted, Houses Damaged

Cyclone Yaas had a destructive impact not just in the coastal districts but also in the interior parts of the state. On Wednesday, under the influence of the cyclonic system, heavy rainfall accompanied with gusty wind caused severe havoc in Mayurbhanj district.

Cyclone Yaas
Very Severe Cyclone Yaas Has Lowest Wind Speed Since 1999, Monsoon Odisha Onset To Delay

Even as Cyclone Yaashas made landfall at 15km south of Balasore with a packing wind speed of 120kmph, the fact to the fore is its wind speed has been the lowest since 1999

Cyclone Yaas
#CycloneYaas Weakened, But Strong Winds Still Prevail In Odisha's Nilagiri: SRC

Post landfall, even though Cyclone Yaas has gradually weakened, Odisha's Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena stated that strong winds and rainfall continue to persist in Nilagiri area of Balasore district.

Cyclone Yaas Completes Landfall, Weakens Into Severe Cyclone

The landfall process of "very severe" cyclonic storm 'Yaas' in Bay of Bengal has completed and it has weakened into "severe cyclonic" storm

Cyclone Yaas: Rescue & Restoration Operations
Cyclone Yaas: Restoration, Rescue Operations Begin On War-Footing In Storm-Hit Odisha-WB

With the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas weakening into a severe category after ripping through the north-coast of Odisha.

Cyclone Yaas
Cyclone Yaas: Seas near West Bengal coast turn rough as cyclone makes landfall

With cyclone Yaas making landfall, under its influence, seas on West Bengal coast were visibly rough and disturbed.

Cyclone Update
Maximum damage likely in Balasore, Bhadrak, & Mayurbhanj districts: IMD Chief Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

As Cyclone Yaas rips through north Odisha, India Meteorological Department (IMD) Chief, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra stated that the maximum damage would be felt in the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, & Mayurbhanj.

Cyclone Yaas: JTWC Changes Landfall Place To Mouth of Budhabalanga River Estuary
Cyclone Yaas Makes Landfall On Odisha Coast, To Continue For 3 to 4 Hours

The Director-General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra has informed that the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas has made landfall on Odisha coast between north of Dhamra and south of Balasore at around 9 am today.

Cyclone Yaas Updates
Cyclone Yaas Updates: Rainfall, Decreased Intensity Of Storm & More

With very severe cyclone Yaas about to hit Odisha-West Bengal coasts in few hours, the Regional Meteorological Department has issued more updates on the forecast and impact of the storm so far. 

Cyclone Yaas Landfall
Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Nears Odisha-WB Coast With Ferocious Intensity 

The very severe cyclonic storm Yaas has already started to batter the northern coastline of Odisha with powerful winds and rain as it is set to make landfall in a few hours from now. As per the statement of the India Meteorological Department, the storm will cross the Odisha-Bengal coasts to the north of Dhamra and south of Balasore around noon today with sustained wind speed of 130 to 140 kmph. 

Cyclone Landfall
Prepared for landfall in Bhitarkanika, Chandbali, Dhamra region: Odisha SRC Pradeep Jena

Cyclone Yaas is likely to make landfall a few kilometres north of Dhamra region on May 26 morning.

Cyclone Yaas
#CycloneYaas: Updates From Balasore’s Udaipur Beach Ahead Of Landfall

The sea is slowly turning rough as the time for Cyclone Yaas landfall approaches. Water level is rising at Udaipur beach causing panic among locals.

Cyclone Update
Cyclone Yaas Impact: Rainfall, Winds Pick Up In Several Coastal Odisha Districts

With cylonic storm Yaas expected to cross Odisha-West Bengal near Balasore, its effects are already visible in the coastal areas of the state.

SN Pradhan
Cyclone 'Yaas': 10 More NDRF Teams Airlifted To Odisha Tonight

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has started positioning rescue teams in Odisha ahead of impending cyclone ‘Yaas’, which is expected to make landfall somewhere between Paradip and Sagar Islands on May 26 as per the present prediction made by the India Meteorological Department (IMD)

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Between Paradip & Sagar Islands
'Cyclone Yaas' Likely To Make Landfall Between Paradip & Sagar Island: IMD DG

The developing cyclonic storm 'Yaas' will most-probably make landfall somewhere between Odisha's Paradip and Sagar Islands, the southern-most part of West Bengal. The Director General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra made the major announcement on Sunday.

Rain Lashing
Low Pressure Over Bay Of Bengal To Trigger Rain In Odisha From May 24: IMD

A cyclonic system over south-east and adjoining Bay of Bengal is likely to trigger a low pressure area over east-central and north Andman sea today, the regional weather department informed.

Train Services
Cyclone Yaas: Several Trains Originating, Terminating From Bhubaneswar & Puri Cancelled

In the wake of Cyclone Yaas, the East Coast Railway on Friday cancelled several trains originating or terminating from Bhubaneswar and Puri.

SRC Review
Cyclone Yaas: 17 NDRF, 20 ODRAF Teams Kept In Readiness, Says Odisha SRC

As many as 17 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and 20 Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams have been put on standby to deal with any eventuality arising out of Cyclone Yaas, informed Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena on Friday.

Cyclone Amid Pandemic In Odisha
Cyclone Amid Pandemic: Odisha's Top Doc Stresses On Extra Caution, Protection From Rain

With Odisha bracing for a cyclone in a few days time, its high time people should maintain extra caution in health matters during the ongoing second wave of the Covid pandemic. The Director of the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar Laxmidhar Sahu has urged people to avoid getting exposed in the rain and windy conditions as much as possible during the cyclone as it may increase risk of infections due to a decrease in immunity inside the body.