Cyclone Jawad: Thunderstorms expected in Tamil Nadu


oi-Vicky Nanjappa


Google Oneindia News

New Delhi, Dec 04: The weather department has warned that districts in Tamil Nadu could witness thunderstorms with light to moderate rain on Saturday as Cyclone Jawad gets set for its landfall.

Cyclone Jawad: Thunderstorms expected in Tamil Nadu

“Thunderstorm with light to moderate rain is likely to occur at isolated places over Erode, Salem, Namakkal, Virudhunagar, and Karur district of Tamilnadu,” a notification by the Area Cyclone Warning Centre of Regional Meteorological Centre in Chennai said.

“It is likely to move north-northwestwards, intensify further and reach the west-central Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh – south Odisha coasts by tomorrow, December 4 morning,” the IMD said.

“Thereafter it is likely to recurve north-northeastwards and move along the Odisha coast reaching near Puri around December 5 noon. Subsequently, it is likely to continue to move north-northeastwards along coastal Odisha towards the West Bengal coast,” the IMD also added.

Story first published: Saturday, December 4, 2021, 10:58 [IST]

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