Sub: Cyclonic Storm ‘Pawan’ (Pronounced as ‘Pavan’) over Southwest Arabian Sea

from Government of India
Published on 06 Dec 2019 View Original

India Meteorological Department
Earth System Science Organisation
(Ministry of Earth Sciences)

BULLETIN NO. : 25 (ARB/05/2019)
DATED: 06.12.2019

Cyclonic storm ‘Pawan’ (Pronounced as ‘Pavan’) over Southwest Arabian Sea moved westwards with a speed of 06 kmph during past 06 hours and lay centered at 1730 hrs IST of today, the 06 th December, 2019 near latitude 7.9°N and longitude 52.3°E over Southwest Arabian Sea, about 550 km south-southwest of Socotra (Yemen) and 510 km southeast of Bosaso (Somalia). It is very likely to maintain its intensity as a Cyclonic Storm during next 12 hours and weaken gradually thereafter. It is very likely to move west-southwestwards during next 24 hours and cross Somalia coast as a Deep Depression with maximum sustained wind speed of 55-65 Kmph gusting to 75 Kmph close to Latitude 07°N (around Garacad, Mudug) during the forenoon of 07th December.