Situation report on Flood/Heavy Rain fall as on 29th October, 2019 at 1800 Hrs
Ministry of Home Affairs
Disaster Management Division
(National Emergency Response Centre)
(a) Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Kyarr’ (Pronounced as Kyarr) over westcentral and adjoining eastcentral & north Arabian Sea.
The Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Kyarr’ over Westcentral and adjoining eastcentral & north Arabian Sea moved west-northwestwards with a speed of 06 Kmph during past 06 hrs and lay centred at 1430 hrs IST of 29th October, 2019 near latitude 19.4°N and longitude 63.1°E, about 1020 km west-northwest of Mumbai (Maharashtra), 980 km east-northeast of Salalah (Oman) and 460 km east-southeast of Masirah (Oman). It is very likely to move westnorthwestwards till 30th October morning, re-curve west-southwestwards thereafter and move towards Gulf of Aden off south Oman-Yemen coasts during subsequent 3 days. It is very likely to weaken into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during the morning of 30th October and further into a Severe Cyclonic Storm by the morning of 31st October.
(b) Well Marked Low pressure area over Comorin area & adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean.
The Well Marked Low Pressure Area over Comorin Area & adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean persists. It is likely to concentrate into a depression over Lakshadweep-Maldives areas and adjoining southeast Arabian Sea during next 24 hours. It is likely to move northwestwards across Lakshadweep Islands and intensify into a Deep Depression during subsequent 24 hours.
b) CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (CWC):
RED ALERT: No red alert issued by CWC.
ORANGE WARNING (Severe Flood Situation) on 29.10.2019