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.