Recently searched locations will be displayed if there is no search query. Areas in and around Chennai witnessed intense spells of rain, accompanied by strong winds on Wednesday. Last Updated: 4th December, 2020 12:30 IST Cyclone Burevi's Landfall In Kerala & Tamil Nadu Forecast For Friday Evening; Alert Issued As per the latest updates from IMD, Cyclone Burevi is expected to make landfall across the southern districts of Kerala & Tamil Nadu on Friday, December 4. It … This story does not necessarily represent the position of our parent company, IBM. Strong winds ahead of the landfall of Cyclone Nivar, in Kovalam, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. The press release, issued by the IMD, said Cyclone Fani was likely to hit the state over two days and very heavy rainfall are expected in coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Use up and down arrows to change selection. Cyclone Burevi is expected to cross south Tamil Nadu coast between Thursday night and Friday morning. He also said that over one lakh people have been evacuated in Tamil Nadu and over 1,000 people have been evacuated in Puducherry. Till now, 25 teams been deployed in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh,” Sn Pradhan, DG, National Disaster Response Force, was quoted as saying by news agency ANI. Prakash has instructed officials to remove all the hoardings/ banners etc in the city before 12pm to avoid any danger, AIADMK said in a tweet. Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar weakens into a severe cyclonic storm with wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph at 2:30 am of 26th November., said India Meteorological Department (IMD). India TV News Desk New Delhi Updated on: December 06, 2020 21:10 IST The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in its latest bulletin said Cylone Nivar began landfall near Puducherry by 10.30 pm. The first option will be automatically selected. Use escape to clear. PTI. Cyclone Burevi, which weakened into a deep depression in the Gulf of Mannar, remained stationary for almost 18 hours before weakening further in the same region close to Ramanathapuram in Tamil Nadu. After cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu likely to receive heavy rains again next week: IMD. As cyclone Nivar approaches, the Puducherry government on Wednesday said the administrative machinery is fully geared up to meet any exigency while chief minister V Narayanasamy visited coastal villages to monitor steps taken to ensure the safety of fishermen community. CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu health department has kept 465 ambulances on high alert in coastal areas in view of cyclone Nivar. This comes a day after the Delhi Development Authority closed the famous water body-cum-park following the death of 10 ducks on the premises. We recognise our responsibility to use data and technology for good. For weather, science, and COVID-19 updates on the go, download The Weather Channel App (on Android and iOS store). Ensure that there is no loss of life: Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba. The Monday hearing on the pleas by a bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde assumes significance as the Centre and the farmer leaders are scheduled to hold their next meeting on January 15. Kejriwal said he hopes the central and state governments are equipped to handle the situation. Isolated heavy falls with moderate thunderstorms and lightning are also on the cards for south Coastal Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday and Wednesday, and over Rayalaseema and Lakshadweep area on just Wednesday. Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi. Cyclone Nivar has been categorised as ‘very severe’. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urges AAP volunteers to be ready to help. In the same time frame, the likes of Andhra Pradesh (335.3 mm) and Telangana (174.5 mm) have registered ‘excess’ precipitation, whereas Kerala, at 314.3 mm, has recorded a ‘deficit’ in its rainfall activity. As per the Indian Meteorological Department, Cuddalore on Wednesday received 227 mm rainfall between 8:30 am to 10:30 pm. In view of Cyclone Nivar, Bharatiya Janata Party has cancelled programmes under Vetrivel Yatra from November 25 till December 5 in Tamil Nadu, said BJP state chief L Murugan, on Wednesday. Cyclone Nivar, which will likely become a "very severe cyclonic storm", is expected to make landfall Wednesday evening between Mamallapuram in … The Weather Company’s primary journalistic mission is to report on breaking weather news, the environment and the importance of science to our lives. It is expected to cross between Karaikal and Mahabalipuram, causing heavy rainfall in … Cyclone Nivar, which hit the Tamil Nadu coast as a ''very severe cyclonic storm'' in the early hours of Thursday, has brought heavy rains over the state, especially in its northern parts. The new rounds of parliamentary review into the all-important executive action that is of vital importance are well-justified, according to MPs, as parliamentary committees—an extension of Parliament itself—have supervisory authority over all public activities. Tropical Cyclone "Nivar" made landfall near Marakkanam in Tamil Nadu, some 22 km (13 miles) north of Puducherry, between 23:30 LT on November 25 and 02:30 LT on November 26, 2020 (18:00 - 21:00 UTC, November 25). During to the prevailing weather and Cyclone Nivar set to make landfall tonight, authorities declared a holiday on Wednesday, have banned public gatherings, and closed shops and have mobilised thousands of rescue personnel. ). New Delhi: Cyclone Burevi is very likely to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4, the Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday. TNM Staff Follow @thenewsminute. But with the La Niña years currently ongoing, coupled with the rising land and sea temperatures around the globe, the frequency of intense cyclones over the Bay of Bengal is expected to be much higher than normal this winter. A total of five trains partially cancelled: Southern Railways #CycloneNivar pic.twitter.com/227m3hqAaJ, Scattered heavy to very heavy rain likely in Tamil Nadu districts. Two trains fully cancelled for Wednesday, three for Thursday and one for November 28. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), a low pressure area currently lies over South Andaman Sea and the adjoining areas of Southeast Bay of Bengal and Equatorial Indian Ocean. In view of Cyclone Nivar, Bharatiya Janata Party has cancelled programmes under Vetrivel Yatra from November 25 till December 5 in Tamil Nadu, said BJP state chief L … The decision has been taken considering the safety aspect of passengers and the severity of approching Cyclone, the airport authorities said in a tweet. Shutters of Chembarambakkam Lake opened to release water into Adyar River, #WATCH: Shutters of Chembarambakkam Lake opened to release water into Adyar River, in order to avert flooding. Puducherry received 187 mm rainfall, Karaikal 84 mm, Chennai 89 mm and Nagapatnam received 62 mm rainfall. As it does so, it is expected to move westwards, and reach the south Tamil Nadu coast around Wednesday, December 2. Chennai airport to remain shut from 7pm tonight to 7am tomorrow. 26 Nov, 2020, 08.17 PM IST State disaster management authorities issues severe weather warning for Tamil Nadu. There won't be any flooding in Chennai and adjoining districts despite heavy rains ahead of the landfall of Cyclone Nivar on Wednesday, authorities said. Urdu poet takes swipe at UP govt over proposed law against 'love jihad'. Cyclone Nivar over southern India and Sri Lanka, 24 November 2020. Copyright © HT Digital Streams Ltd. All rights reserved. Between the months of October and December, the formation of cyclones in the northern Indian Ocean tends to be a fairly common occurrence. Check guidelines here, No flooding, water from Chembarambakkam to be released: Officials. We shall restore electricity within 12 hours,” he added. Today, the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) held a review meeting and said that fishermen should not venture into to sea. Ahead of Cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday visited Chembarambakkam lake to review the ground situation. The system, according to the IMD’s forecasts on Monday, will bring heavy to very heavy rainfall over south Tamil Nadu and south Kerala and adjoining areas during December 2-4. Severe weather warning issued for Tamil Nadu. Due to Cyclone Nivar aircraft operations at the Chennai airport will remain suspended from 7 pm tonight till 7 am Thursday. Tamil Nadu CM visits Chembarambakkam Lake to review situation. Cyclone Nivar likely to cross between Mamallapuram and Karaikal by midnight. © Copyright TWC Product and Technology LLC 2014, 2021. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has shared the guidelines, suggesting some dos and don’ts before, during and after Cyclone Nivar, which is expected to make landfall on Wednesday night or early Thursday. The Weather Channel’s met team predicts the system will move across these aforementioned states as a deep depression or a cyclonic storm on Thursday. South India Braces for Another Cyclone This Coming Week; Heavy Rains to Pound Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh from December 1 By TWC India Edit Team 28 November, 2020 At the "NIVAR Cyclone" review meeting, a number of directions were issued, he later said in a statement. PTI news Cyclone Nivar Thursday, November 26, 2020 - … The government has said that two crore healthcare workers and about one crore frontline workers, engaged in the fight against the pandemic, will be the first to be inoculated. Under its influence, Puducherry received 30 cm rainfall, the highest among the affected regions, followed by Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu with 27 cm precipitation. Further, people residing in "kutcha" houses have been asked to be cautious. The cyclones crossed coast near Puducherry during 11:30 pm of 25th November to 2:30 am of 26th November, it also said.It would continue to move north-northwest wards and weaken further into a cyclonic storm during next six hours. Nivar moved west-northwestwards with a speed of 6kmph in the past six hours and lay centred over southwest Bay of Bengal about 300km east-southeast of Cuddalore, about 310km east southeast of Puducherry and 370km south southeast of Chennai. Cyclone Nivar about 320 km east-southeast of Cuddalore. Under this system’s influence, scattered to widespread rainfall activity is expected over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe, Lakshadweep, south coastal Andhra Pradesh, and south Rayalaseema on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 1-2. WATCH: Latest India Weather Forecast: January 11, WATCH: Latest India Weather Forecast: January 10, Beautiful 'Rainbow Clouds' Spotted in Skies over China, Sky Watch: Amazing Astronomical Events On Display in 2021, Democratic Republic of the Congo | Français, State of Vatican City (Holy See) | Italiano. Cyclone Nivar to make landfall after 2 am on Thursday, over 1 lakh people evacuated across Tamil Nadu: NDRF chief. Puducherry CM tells people to stay indoors. Several thousand people in south-eastern India fled their homes on Wednesday, out of the path of a cyclone due to slam coastal areas after midnight, bringing with it heavy rain. Officials to remove all the hoardings in Chennai: Chennai Corporation Commissioner Thiru. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami held a review meeting and asked his cabinet colleagues and officials to remain fully alert and take appropriate precautionary measures. Scattered heavy to very heavy rain is likely at isolated places over Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam,Cuddalore, Chennai, Kanchipuram,Chengalpattu, Myladuthirai, Ariyalur, Perambalur, Kallakurchi, Villupuram, Tiruvannamalai Dist of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal, the Met department has said. Delhi chief minister Arind Kejriwal said all Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteers should be readu to help in view of Nivar. (ALSO SEE: Warming Oceans, Rapid Intensification Continue to Pose Immense Challenges to Cyclone Forecasting Chennai: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a ‘red alert’ in Tamil Nadu for April 30 and May 1. It has intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm”. It was classified as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm at the time of landfall, with an estimated wind speed of 120 to 130 km/h (75 - 80 mph) and gusts to 145 km/h (90 … Processing of ex-gratia relief under SDRF will become faster, thereby giving huge relief to the affected people living in snowbound areas, the spokesperson said. Take control of your data. Saturday, November 28: Just days after being in the firing line of Cyclone Nivar, which landed over Tamil Nadu as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during the early hours of November 26, Southern Peninsular India must now brace for another potential cyclone this coming week. It is very likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm during next six hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during subsequent 12 hours. Mamallapuram experienced strong winds ahead of the expected landfall of Cyclone Nivar between Karaikal and Mamallapuram during midnight Wednesday or early hours Thursday. Heavy rain lashes Chennai: Tamil Nadu’s Chennai is witnessing heavy rainfall for the past two days. 'Cyclone Arnab' could hit Tamil Nadu, the southern state which recently was met with Cyclone Burevi and Cyclone Nivar. Twenty-six flights from and to Chennai cancelled due to Cyclone Nivar, the Chennai Airport said on Wednesday. Rains have inundated several water bodies in Chennai, however, authorities have ensured the restricted release of surplus water and strengthening of river bunds over the years, they said. It has already intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm”. 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