[12] Engineering teams from the Ministry of Defence were deployed to restore utilities and render air where necessary. At least 50 people died in different parts of Telengana (of which at least 19 were in the capital city of Hyderabad), 10 in Andhra Pradesh, and 38 in Maharashtra. Yudh 2.0: Indigenous aircraft to join Air Force and Navy. The names were selected by members of the ESCAP/WMO panel on Tropical Cyclones between 2000 and May 2004, before the Regional Specialized Meteorological Center in New Delhi started to assign names in September 2004. The season began on May 16 with the designation of Depression BOB 01 in the Bay of Bengal, which later became Cyclone Amphan, the strongest storm in the Bay of Bengal recorded since the 1999 Odisha cyclone and breaking the record of Cyclone Nargis of 2008 as the costliest storm ever recorded in the basin. Nisarga intensified into a severe cyclonic storm before making landfall near the coastal town of Alibag in Maharashtra at 12:30 (IST) on June 3. 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. Kochi: The world may be in the grip of COVID-19 pandemic, disrupting daily schedules and robbing many of their weekend getaways, but life seems to be normal in the small Lakshadweep islands, which is yet to record the first positive case of coronavirus. [36], During the overnight of 21 to 22 November the small cyclone quickly organized,[38] with a well-defined eye developing. The Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that a cyclone is very likely to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4, the second time in a week. [22] The system weakened into a well-marked low pressure area in south-central Maharashtra on the evening of October 14. ISL 2020-21 Preview: Unbeaten Hyderabad looks to pile further misery on winless Jamshedpur; No testing for tourists in Iceland if they have already had COVID-19 infection; Carey says F1 can be a ‘force for good’ on human rights; ISL 2020-21, MCFC vs SCEB: Jeje back on the pitch after 581 days with SC East Bengal The 2020 North Indian Ocean cyclone season was the costliest North Indian Ocean cyclone season in recorded history, largely due to Super Cyclonic Storm Amphan. This cyclone, reports suggest, is not expected to be as severe as Cyclone Amphan, which hit Odisha and West Bengal earlier last month. It strengthened into a depression over the east-central and south-east Arabian Sea in the early morning of June 1 when it was centered about 340 km south-west of Goa, 630 km south-southwest of Mumbai and 850 km south-southwest of Gujarat. [6] Over 200 mm (7.9 in) of rain fell in Dhofar Governorate on May 29;[7] some areas received the equivalent of 2 years of rainfall. The Telengana PM estimated damage costs to be ₹1,305 crore (US$682 million). By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved a $1 million (about 2 million Fijian dollars) grant to the Government of Fiji to help fund priority recovery activities following Tropical Cyclone Yasa, which hit Fiji on 17–18 December. [57] Shortly afterwards, Burevi made landfall along the east coast of Sri Lanka according to the Sri Lanka's Department of Meteorology. The cabinet secretary asked the state governments and central ministries to ensure that all necessary actions are taken to ensure that damage is minimum and necessary preparations are made to restore essential services at the earliest, the statement said. It made a landfall between Puducherry and Chennai close to Mahabalipuram in the midnight of November 25. The following morning around 10:30 UTC, the IMD upgraded Amphan to a super cyclonic storm with 3-minute sustained winds of 240 km/h (150 mph) and a minimum pressure of 920 hPa (27.46 inHg). [27], On October 17, the remnants of Deep Depression BOB 02 intensified into a depression in the East Central Arabian Sea. Heavy rainfall occurred off the coast of Mumbai and its surroundings due to the system. New Cyclone in India 2020. The system began bringing torrential rainfall to Sri Lanka and Southern India. [56] At 15:00 UTC on December 2, Burevi reached its peak intensity with 1-minute sustained winds of around 85 km/h (50 mph) and a barometric pressure of 996 mbar (29.41 inHg). At the time, the system was at peak intensity with 3-minute sustained winds of 110 km/h (70 mph) and a central pressure of 984 hPa (29.06 inHg). The system's small size enabled it to take advantage of low wind shear and high sea surface temperatures. Damage and death totals include the damage and deaths caused when that storm was a precursor wave or extratropical low, and all of the damage figures are in 2020 USD. It reemerged on the Bay of Bengal as a strong deep depression before making its last landfall at Andhra Pradesh before weakening to a well marked low pressure on the morning of November 27. Steered west by a subtropical ridge to the north, little intensification was expected before the cyclone's forecast landfall in Somalia. Nearly 50 fishermen from Kerala and Tamil Nadu who had fled Cyclone Maha are stranded on Kalpeni in the Lakshadweep Islands where they had sought refuge in the last week of October.Seeking help from t The scope of the season is limited to the Indian Ocean in the Northern Hemisphere, east of the Horn of Africa and west of the Malay Peninsula. 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This was the fastest intensification during such a short period ever observed in the North Indian Ocean basin. Taal Thok Ke Special Edition : Why is the don who scares people, is in fear ? [11] Residents in central Salalah experienced disruptions to power and water services. 28 November, 2020 TWC India. On average, three to four cyclonic storms form in this basin every season.[1]. The IMD also forecasted BOB 02 to reintensify in the Arabian Sea. [33][34] By 18 November, a weak low-level circulation developed about 1,185 km (735 mi) east-southeast of Socotra. © 1998-2021 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company), All rights reserved. This is a table of all storms in the 2020 North Indian Ocean cyclone season. It is very likely to intensify further into a Cyclonic Storm during next 12 hours. On the same day, the JTWC issued a Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert on the disturbance. After it's break, Cyclone Gati formed, leaving 8 confirmed, 30 missing as of today, on Somalia and Yemen, where the cyclone took place. The India Meteorological Department has said that a second cyclone is very likely to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4. The cyclone subsequently weakened into a deep depression by June 4. 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It continued to move westwards, making landfall in the Khánh Hòa province and further weakened into a low pressure cell while crossing the Indochina Peninsula and re-emerged in the Andaman Sea on October 9. [9] 2 days of heavy rainfall, accumulating to 260 mm (10 in), caused floods in Salalah. At a meeting, the NCMC, headed by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba, also took note of the advisory given to fishermen and deployment of rescue teams. The cyclone's centre was expected to pass some 175 kilometres northeast of Sri Lanka's northern tip early on November 25. It gave nearly 400 mm of extremely heavy rain at Kavaratti, Lakshadweep. iii) Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places very likely over Lakshadweep during 3rd and 4th December; heavy rainfall at isolated places likely over south coastal Andhra Pradesh during 2nd & 3rd December, over Rayalaseema on 3rd December and over Lakshadweep on 5th December 2020. The Director-General of the National Disaster Response Force informed the meeting that the necessary teams have been positioned in these areas and the remaining teams have been kept on stand-by across Tamil Nadu. United Arab Emirates beat Ireland by 6 wickets, New Zealand beat Pakistan by an innings and 176 runs, Parul Arora's saree stunt is famous in social media, Bird flu confirmed in 7 States, Centre increases monitoring. The deep depression in the Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify further into a cyclonic storm by late Tuesday night, the IMD told news agency PTI. Cyclone Burevi heads towards TN coast after crossing Sri Lanka Burevi crossed the Sri Lanka coast close to north of Trincomalee between 10.30pm and 11.30pm on Wednesday as a … [52] At 15:00 UTC, both the IMD and JTWC upgraded it to a cyclonic storm and tropical storm respectively and it was named Burevi, the fifth named storm of the season. It rapidly weakened once inland, and dissipated on the next day. Fishermen out at Sea are advised to return to the coast by today. 10:13 (IST) 31 May 2020 IMD predicts depression over parts of Arabian sea & Lakshadweep area in the next 24 hours, followed by cyclonic storm The IMD reported the formation of a low pressure area over Southeast and Eastcentral Arabian sea and Lakshadweep area. It made landfall on Sri Lanka as a weak cyclonic storm before it degenerated to an area of low pressure. Two more cyclones formed in the Arabian Sea, ARB 01, affecting Yemen and Oman, and Cyclone Nisarga, which made landfall in Maharashtra. It later intensified into a deep depression and then into a cylonic storm, named Cyclone Burevi. Under the influence of the above system:i) Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with isolated extremely heavy falls very likely over south Tamilnadu (Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Tenkasi, Ramanathapuram and Sivagangai) on 2nd and 3rd December 2020 and over south Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta and Alappuzah) on 3rd December. The name has been contributed by Bangladesh. 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. 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