Situation report on Flood/Heavy Rain fall as on 25th October, 2019 at 1800 Hrs
Ministry of Home Affairs
Disaster Management Division
(National Emergency Response Centre)
Cyclonic Storm ‘Kyarr’ (Pronounced as Kyarr) over eastcentral Arabian Sea:
The Cyclonic Storm ‘KYARR’ (Pronounced as Kyarr) over eastcentral Arabian Sea moved northnortheastwards with a speed of 04 Kmph during the past 06 hrs, and lay centred at 1430 hrs IST of today, the 25th October, 2019 near latitude 16.2°N and longitude 71.7°E over eastcentral Arabian Sea, about 190 km nearly to the west of Ratnagiri (Maharashtra), 340 km south-southwest of Mumbai (Maharashtra) and 1880 km east-southeast of Salalah (Oman). It is very likely to move west-northwestwards towards Oman coast during next 5 days. It is very likely to intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm during next 06 hours and into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during subsequent 12 hours.