February 27, 2024


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Power-packed ‘Tauktae’ racing towards Gujarat

Pretty extreme cyclonic storm ‘Tauktae’ will solution the West Coastline of Gujarat by Monday night and make landfall concerning Porbandar and Mahuva (Bhavnagar district) about Tuesday morning. On Sunday afternoon, the massive storm with a suitably very well-produced ‘eye’ lurked off the Panjim-Goa coastline.

This location was 380 km to South-South-West of Mumbai 620 km South-South-East of Veraval (Gujarat) and 790 km South-East of Karachi (Pakistan). India Meteorological Division (IMD) expects the program to even more intensify through the complete day on Monday above the expanse of the open up Arabian Sea waters.

Successors might be on the cards

In the meantime, indications are that the very extreme cyclone ‘Tauktae’ might have been a harbinger of issues to come forward of the formal monsoon onset, with each the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal waiting around to mint new storms to be rolled out 1 right after the other. Far better design consensus is awaited concerning this probability.

An extended outlook by the IMD from Could 21 to 23 stated, on the other hand, that rather common to common rainfall and thunderstorms with isolated significant falls might split out above the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, whilst it will be rather common to common above North-East India, South-West Peninsula (Kerala) and Lakshadweep.

South Peninsula pounded

Through the 24 several hours ending Sunday morning, ‘Tauktae’ dumped significant to very significant to very significant falls above Coastal Karnataka and Kerala, Mahe, North and South Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Konkan and Goa on the West Coastline.

Stations recording rainfall (higher than ten cm) are: Udupi and Mahe-24 just about every Vadakara-23 Waynad-21 Dakshin Kannada and Shivamoga-19 just about every Kodagu-eighteen Coimbatore and Kannur-seventeen just about every Uttara Kannada-sixteen Nilgiris-15 Ernakulam-fourteen Chikamagaluru and Kochi-thirteen just about every Cannur-12 Mandya, Thrissur, Bajpe and Shirali-eleven just about every and Kasaragod, Malappuram, Idukki, Thiruvananthapuram, Valparai, Karipur, Mangaluru, Honavar and Karwar-ten just about every.

Forecast for Konkan, Gujarat

Outlook for Monday stated that significant to very significant falls are very likely above South Konkan and Goa and adjoining Ghat regions and average, significant to very significant falls above North Konkan. As for Gujarat, significant to very significant falls are very likely above Saurashtra and Kutch, Diu and the southern components of the point out.

Light-weight to average rainfall is very likely at several sites above Rajasthan with significant to very significant falls and very significant falls at isolated sites South Rajasthan on Tuesday and significant to very significant falls at isolated sites in the rest of the desert point out on Wednesday.