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