Weather News. Cyclone Nivar is the second cyclone in the Bay of Bengal this year. Here are the latest updates: It’s not a good set up for Fiji at all with Severe Cyclone Yasa now Category 5 – the maximum level. The cyclone, which was earlier predicted to reach 'severe cyclonic storm' category at the time of landfall, is now expected to intensify into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' when it crosses the Indian coast on late on Wednesday evening. IMD Releases New List of Upcoming Cyclone Names Over North Indian Ocean. After Nivar, Now Another Cyclone Forming Over Bay of Bengal, Likely to Intensify Further. Tropical Cyclone Harold will be a powerful category 4 early tomorrow morning as it moves closer to Vanuatu. is a 501(c)3 non-profit news organization. A Tropical Cyclone Alert is now in force for Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, Northern half of … It is very likely to cross the Sri Lanka coast close to Trincomalee during the evening or night of December 2 as a cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 75-85 kilometres per hour gusting to 95 kmph, the IMD's Cyclone Warning Division said. At a news conference, the director of the National Disaster Management Office, Vasiti Soko, urged people to consider leaving their homes now, particularly those in flimsy houses in crowded informal settlements. News agency IANS reported that squally winds at 70 to 80 kmph reaching up to 100 kmph are expected to accompany rain showers in Kolkata. Tropical Cyclone Yasa has rapidly intensified and is now a category 4 system as it heads towards us. Cyclone Amphan, which wreaked havoc in the states of West Bengal and Odisha and claimed at least 10-12 lives, is likely to weaken into a deep depression in the next three hours and then into a depression in the subsequent six hours, the Indian Meteorological Department said on Thursday. Cyclone to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4: India Meteorological Department 01 Dec, 2020, 07.03 PM IST. Cyclone Nivar is all set to hit the South Indian coast at a greater than expected intensity Wednesday late evening. Cyclone Nivar (named by Iran), which means light in Persian, is likely to be stronger than Vardah that made landfall closer to Chennai in December 2016. ... and now … Follow Cyclone Amphan latest news here Catch breaking news and live reports as they emerge around the world. "We can see the cyclone track and we can see the eye and the area that is of concern," she said. Cyclone Burevi latest news updates | Photo Credit: PTI Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department on Friday said the deep depression over the Gulf of Mannar close to Ramanathapuram district's coast remained practically stationary for 18 hours and then weakened into a depression. 8.10 pm: Cyclone Burevi now 300kms away from Tamil Nadu's Pamban. After Nivar, Now Cyclone ‘Burevi’ to Hit Tamil Nadu on Dec 4, Second Storm Within Week Time ... For breaking news and live news updates, like us … According to India Meteorological Department, the severe cyclonic storm Nivar has moved west-northwestwards and lay centered over southwest Bay of Bengal, about 290 km east-southeast of Cuddalore, about 300 km east southeast of Puducherry and 350 km south southeast of Chennai. In May, Cyclone Amphan had developed into a 'super cyclonic storm'. Space to play or pause, M to mute, left and right arrows to seek, up and down arrows for volume. Winds are now sustained at 200km/h and over, with gusts to 270km/h, along with major coastal inundation near the centre of the storm as it moves in. ... Now, this list of 64 cyclone names proposed back … The category five cyclone has hit the Pacific Island nation of Fiji this evening. Cyclone Nisarga LIVE: The Indian Met Department has issued a storm surge warning for Mumbai and low-lying areas of Thane and Raigad districts. Cyclone Nivar is expected to bring in heavy to extremely heavy rains in Rayalaseema and south coastal Andhra Pradesh districts on November 25 and 26. Rain radar from the Fiji MetService did show the cyclone clearly moving in but, as expected, radar has now gone down (assuming from power outages) on Vanua Levu. Around 25 incoming flights, including those from international destinations, were diverted to the nearby Hyderabad and Bangalore airports due to strong winds and poor visibility, airport officials said. 1 news channel, live! New Delhi: Cyclone Nivar, which is brewing in the Bay of Bengal, is likely to make landfall between Mamallapuram (Tamil Nadu) and Karaikal (Puducherry) on November 25. Australian region tropical cyclone warnings, forecasts, seasonal outlooks, cyclone history, climatology and related information Watch Polimer News, Tamil Nadu’s No. In some good news for the region, another tropical cyclone, Zazu, took a sharp turn to the southeast late Tuesday and was no longer threatening the Tongan capital Nuku'alofa. We do not … "It's the whole of Fiji. Cyclone Nivar has intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm” with a wind speed of 120 to 130kmph gusting to 145kmph. More than 850,000 people are in its direct path, and are bracing for destructive winds and … Cyclone Nivar Cyclone Nivar to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts with wind speed of 120-130 km per hour on Wednesday: IMD. It is expected to move further in the west-southwest direction and emerge in … A powerful cyclone has hit Fiji overnight, killing at least two people and destroying dozens of homes in the Pacific island nation. 7.35 pm: The Cyclonic Storm Burevi set to have its first landfall near Trincomalee in Sri Lanka in the next few hours. It will take three to four days to asses the damage," the chief minister said Wednesday at a news conference. Still, this remains a powerful Category 5 cyclone. … Tropical Cyclone Fani: The storm is India's strongest tropical cyclone to make landfall in 20 years. Cyclone Yasa Kills at Least 4 in Fiji, on the Frontlines of the Climate Crisis ... Democracy Now! Average winds have reduced a little from 260km/h this morning to 240km/h now. Cyclone Amphan is a current example: The cyclone was the most powerful cyclone ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal, intensifying into a super cyclone … Cyclone Vardah: Rail and air services affected in Chennai 12 Dec, 2016, 11.58 AM IST. Even now, despite the rains brought by Cyclone Nivar, the surface temperatures are in the range of 29-30°C over the Bay of Bengal—favourable for formation and strengthening of cyclones. A category 4 cyclone has winds of between 209-251 km/h. Cyclone Nivar now 290 km from Cuddalore. ... For breaking news and live news updates, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Cyclone Nivar LATEST Updates. Cyclone Amphan Highlights: Centre announces Rs 1500 crore relief fund for West Bengal, Odisha Cyclone Amphan Highlights: Modi reviewed the situation in West Bengal and Odisha with chief ministers Mamata Banerjee and Naveen Patnaik, two days after the cyclone, the worst in years, devastated their states. 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