Bangalore city and its neighbouring areas are expected to receive light to moderate spells of rain with intermittent heavy spells of rainfall at a few places during the next 48 hours, informed IMD. The core of the storm which hit close to Marakkanam is expected to take three hours to cross over. The 6 pm bulletin of the IMD further informed that the Deep Depression is very likely to move nearly northwards, and weaken further into a Depression by midnight and into a Low Pressure Area by Friday noon, Cyclone Nivar claimed four lives in Tamil Nadu and Andra Pradesh combined when it hit the southern states on Thursday. Puducherry chief minister V Narayanasamy said there were no reports of loss of lives adding whether boats and nets were damaged or not would be known only later. AP Govt To Release YSR Rythu Bharosa, Nivar Cyclone Relief On This Date Kakinada, Dec 23: Minister for Agriculture Kurasala Kannababu said that the third tranche of YSR Rythu Bharosa and Nivar Cyclone compensation would be released on December 29. 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). The quake was followed by M5.2 at... A cold snap has gripped South Korea, bringing more than 0.3 m (1 foot) of snow and prompting a cold warning in Seoul for the first time in 57 years on Thursday, January 7, 2021. “These districts are very likely to experience isolated heavy rainfall on 26 and 27 November,” CS Patil, director, IMD Bengaluru stated. The agency is reporting a depth of 160 km (99 miles). The storm, in both Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, left a trail of uprooted trees, authorities said, while many areas saw flooding. The online counselling is now scheduled to be conducted from November 26 to December 01, 2020. Nivar cyclone Cyclone ‘NIVAR' expected to move northwestwards of the country The Cyclonic Storm “NIVAR” over southwest Bay of Bengal is located 325km to the east of Kankasanthurai coast. NDRF teams already on ground to help people in need. Posted by Teo Blašković on November 26, 2020 at 11:08 UTC (1 month ago) Categories: Featured articles, Tropical Storms. There is a general consensus for the system cyclonic storm before making a landfall during the wee hours of 26th november north of pondy latitude . No comments yet. Nivar, which is moving towards northwest direction is excepted to turn into a normal cyclonic storm in the South Interior districts of Karnataka, India Meteorological Department (IMD), Bengaluru said on Thursday. The Chief Secretaries informed the NCMC about their preparedness. Tamil Nadu’s disaster management minister RB Udhayakumar said that over 1.45 lakh people have been shifted to 1,516 relief camps across the state as a precaution. Viral Video of Signboard Falling on Motorists is from Pakistan and Not Cyclone Nivar. Another farmer was feared washed away while NDRF personnel rescued two others from a reservoir in Chittoor district. 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It had maximum sustained surface wind speed of 70 to 80 km/h (44 - 50 mph) and gusts to 90 km/h (56 mph), according to the IMD. The first three cyclones were Cyclone Gati (made landfall in Somalia on November 22), Cyclone Amphan, (eastern India witnessed it in May), and Cyclone Nisarga (in Maharashtra). Meanwhile, the Bengaluru urban and rural parts, Kolar, Chikkaballapur, Tumakuru, Mandya, and Ramanagara districts of Karnataka are likely to witness moderate spells of rain on 26 November. EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The government officials in Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai said they have released water from a major reservoir and cleared fallen trees, adding that they continue to constantly monitoring four other reservoirs in anticipation of a rapid rise in water levels to avoid a repeat of 2015 flooding which killed several hundred people. 'Burevi' will not be as intense as the cyclone Nivar which hit the state last week, but a red alert has issued for Tamil Nadu and South Kerala for December 3 in wake of the cyclone. Remember, it's free and you can unsubscribe at any time! The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had initially predicted that Cyclone Nivar was likely to intensify into a 'severe cyclonic storm' but has now estimated that it will intensify further. "It's a solace that nothing untoward happened and the weakening of the cyclone is good news," Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister RB Udhayakumar said. Insolvency Professional to retain … Subscribe to our newsletter and have our news updates delivered to your inbox daily. IMD has issued a yellow alert in these areas. A very strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.8 hit Russia - Mongolia border region at 21:32 UTC on January 11, 2021. | PTI. Cyclone Nivar LATEST Updates Landfall process expected to start soon In its 9.30 pm bulletin, the IMD said that the very severe cyclonic storm lay 60 … ALSO READ: Indian Navy ready to combat Cyclone Nivar … The landfall of Nivar began late on Wednesday night. DG, IMD briefed the committee about the latest situation of Nivar cyclone. Cyclone Nivar: ICAI Postpones CA November 2020 Exams In Tamil Nadu, Puducherry . Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam visited water-logged areas in Chennai on Thursday to review the situation after heavy rains battered the state. Cyclone Nivar began its landfall around 11.30 pm on Wednesday and crossed the Puducherry coast before 2.30 am on Thursday. // ]]>Puducherry receives maximum rainfall, Section 144 revoked in UT. The minister said about 2.5 lakh people were housed in cyclone shelters in Tamil Nadu as part of safety measures. Other districts like Anantapuramu, Kurnool, Guntur, and West Godavari were also receiving moderate to heavy rainfall under Nivars impact. You can reach me at teo [ at ] watchers.news. However, the situation would be reviewed, and based on its outcome, insurance payout and compensation to farmers, if any, would be announced by Chief Minister K Palaniswami, he said. IMD forecasters expect Nivar to continue moving NW and weaken further into a Deep Depression during the next 6 hours and into a depression by subsequent 6 hours. 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 mph), according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). The epicenter was located 37.5 km (23.3 miles)... A powerful winter storm named Filomena by the Spanish Meteorological Agency -- AEMET -- is affecting the Iberian Peninsula, bringing record cold temperatures, heavy rain, and historic snow. But a fact check into the claims revealed it was not Chennai but an old video from Pakistan. Nagapattinam recorded 6.3 cm rainfall, Karaikal 9.6 cm, and Chennai 11.3 cm, as per PTI. Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. According to estimates, over 1,000 trees were uprooted in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 162 km (100 miles). Heavy rains affecting southern Thailand over the past 7 days caused severe floods and landslides, leaving at least 3 people dead and more than 58 000 households affected. Incidents of wall collapse were reported from a few places. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday said that severe cyclonic storm Nivar weakened into a cyclonic storm over north-coastal Tamil Nadu and has now further weakened into a deep depression, as per the 6 pm bulletin.