The India Meteorological Division (IMD) on Sunday mentioned the “very extreme” cyclonic storm “GATI” over the southwest Arabian Sea has moved westwards.
“Very extreme cyclonic storm “GATI” over the southwest Arabian Sea moved westwards and lay centered over the southwest Arabian Sea close to Latitude 10.4deg N and Longitude 51.5degE, about 40 km east of Somalia coast & 90 km south-southeast of Ras Binnah (Somalia) at 1730 hrs IST right now,” IMD tweeted.
The very extreme cyclonic storm “GATI” over southwest Arabian Sea moved westwards and lay centred at 1730 hrs IST of right now over southwest Arabian Sea close to Latitude 10.4° N and Longitude 51.5°E, about 40 km east of Somalia coast and 90 km south-southeast of Ras Binnah (Somalia). pic.twitter.com/2R97I6mIu7
— India Meteorological Division (@Indiametdept) November 22, 2020
“The well-marked low-pressure space over southwest and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal persists. It is extremely more likely to focus right into a melancholy over Southwest Bay of Bengal throughout subsequent 12 hours and intensify additional right into a cyclonic storm throughout subsequent 24 hours,” IMD added.
IMD had earlier within the day said, the cyclonic storm could be very more likely to transfer west-southwestwards and intensify additional right into a extreme cyclonic storm through the subsequent 12 hours.
The climate company predicted the probability of rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala from November 23 because of the intensified melancholy over the southwest Arabian Sea.
“Below its affect, the rainfall exercise is more likely to enhance over excessive south peninsular India from November 23 with pretty widespread to widespread rainfall/thunderstorm exercise over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Kariakal, Kerala and Mahe from November 24-26, and over south Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema from November 25-27,” IMD had said.
“Extraordinarily heavy rainfall exercise very doubtless over Tamil Nadu and Puducherry from November 24-26 and over south Coastal Andhra Pradesh on November 26,” it added.