Tag: Cyclone

Cyclone Alert Issued For Odisha & Andhra

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday issued a cyclone alert for Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. The IMD said the well marked low pressure area over south-east and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal concentrated into a depression and is very likely to intensify further into a Deep Depression during the next 24 hours and […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Cyclone Yaas: Disaster Response Teams To Be Mobilised In Odisha Tomorrow

With the Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD on Saturday confirming the formation of a low pressure over East-central Bay of Bengal, the Special Relief Commissioner of the State informed that the authorities of all government departments and various districts are executing their preparations on a war footing to tackle the possible cyclonic storm that may intensify from the low-pressure system by May 24.

  • Saturday, 22 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae
Cyclone Tauktae Batters India's West Coastal States

The extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Tauktae’ weakened into a severe cyclonic storm and subsequently into cyclonic storm. But the cyclone has heavily battered and left behind a trail of destruction in the coastal states adjoining SE Arabian Sea. Several people have been killed, while more than a hundred are still missing. Strong winds uprooted large trees causing road blocks in some areas. As per latest IMD report, the storm will move north northeastwards and gradually weaken into a deep depression in next few hours.

  • Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Cyclone Alert In Bay Of Bengal: Odisha To Face Extremely Severe Storm?

Odisha witnessed two consecutive summer cyclones, now reputed weather models sound an alert that Bay of Bengal is to brew season’s first cyclonic system in the last week of May.

  • Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Cyclone in Bay of Bengal
Cyclonic System In Bay Of Bengal Around May 23! Indicates Earth Sciences Ministry

Amid a trail of destruction left by Cyclone Tauktae, the India Meteorological Department on Tuesday indicated development of a fresh cyclonic system in the Bay of Bengal.

  • Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae Evacuation
Cyclone Tauktae: Over 1 Lakh People Evacuated From Gujarat Coastal Areas

The Gujarat administration has evacuated around 1 lakh people from the coastal areas following the possibility of Cyclone Tauktae arriving Tuesday morning.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae
'Tuaktae' Now Very Severe Cyclonic Storm, To Reach Gujarat Coast

The severe cyclonic storm 'Tauktae' over the Arabian Sea has intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm and is expected to reach the Gujarat coast Monday evening, the India Meteorological Department said.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae
Cyclone Tauktae: Temporary Shelters Put Up In Mumbai; Navy On Standby

The IMD has issued an orange alert for Mumbai warning of very heavy rains at isolated places with strong winds on Monday as the very severe cyclonic storm Tauktae is likely to pass close from the Mumbai coast towards Gujarat.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae
Tauktae Intensifies Into 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm', Yellow Alert Issued For Gujarat Coast: IMD

Cyclone Tauktae has intensified into a "very severe cyclonic storm" and is approaching the Gujarat coast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday.

  • Sunday, 16 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae
Cyclonic Tauktae Very Likely To Intensify In Next 24 Hrs

The Severe Cyclonic Storm "Tauktae" (pronounced as Tau'Te) over east central Arabian Sea is likely to intensify further in the next 24 hours.

  • Sunday, 16 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae To Hit Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kerala Coasts In 96 Hrs
Maharashtra All Set To Face Cyclone Tauktae Fury

As the Cyclone Tauktae whirls towards the Gujarat coast, Maharashtra is preparing to grapple its impact on the coastal Konkan and some interiors which are likely to be affected with heavy rains and gusty winds, officials said here on Saturday.

  • Saturday, 15 May 2021
Cyclone Tauktae: NDRF Earmarks 53 Teams For Five States

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has earmarked 53 teams to tackle possible after- effects of cyclone 'Tauktae' that is developing in the Arabian Sea, a senior officer said on Friday.

  • Friday, 14 May 2021
Cyclone in the times of Covid-19
Cyclone In The Times Of Covid-19!

A cyclone can snap the power supply to Covid hospitals. Even if power is restored in a few hours, many could die in a matter of minutes. Hospitals must maintain fuel reserves of a few days to run back up power generators.

  • Sunday, 09 May 2021
Idai storm kills at least 360 in southern Africa

United Nations: Cyclone Idai may be one of the worst natural disasters to hit southern Africa in living memory, said a UN spokesman of the storm that has killed at least 360 people. Farhan Haq, the Deputy spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, gave a grim report of the destruction left by the cyclone that hit […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Indian Navy on high alert for cyclone Fani

Visakhapatnam: As the cyclone storm Fani was intensifying into a ‘Severe Cyclonic Storm’ over the south-east and adjoining south-west Bay of Bengal, the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) is on high alert to render necessary humanitarian assistance, a Navy spokesperson said on Tuesday. Indian Naval ships at Visakhapatnam and Chennai are on stand-by to proceed to the […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021