25 Nov - 08.44 pm Nivar Cyclone about 95 km east-southeast of cuddalore and 100 km east-southeast of Puduchery. The weather formation was about 90 km east-southeast … The Hyderabad and Amaravati meteorological departments has forecasted heavy rains in andhr apradesh and telangana for another three days the meterological departmentshas forecast moderate to heavy rains acorss the state as low pressure is likely to to form on November 6th and November 24,25,26,27,28th the northern bay … The eighth depression and fourth named storm of the 2020 North Indian Ocean cyclone season, Nivar originated from a disturbance in the Intertropical Convergence Zone. CHENNAI: Nivar cyclone will touch Tamil Nadu coast by Wednesday afternoon. Cyclone Nivar, which has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm, is approaching Tamil Nadu and Puducherry and is expected to hit the southeast coast by midnight.. Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in Puducherry will be hit, reports said. Normal life has been disrupted and many areas have been submerged. It has been estimated that the winds will blow at 62 kmph. When it enters into the land it’s speed will range between 120 to 140 km/hour. Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Nivar was a tropical cyclone which brought severe impacts to portions of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh in late November of 2020. Due to this, the fishermen have been warned NOT TO VENTURE INTO THE SA ON 25TH NOVEMBER. Photo: Shutterstock. Warning for heavy rains in Tamil Nadu! Cyclone Nivar Live Weather Updates Uptodate Report Cyclone Nivar . Cyclone Nivar Updates: Cyclone to intensify into severe storm in 12 hrs; Tamil Nadu sees heavy rainfall in areas Cyclone Nivar Live Updates: Nivar is likely to be a very severe cyclonic storm and will move west-northwestwards in the next 12 hours and intensify further by tomorrow evening with a wind speed of 120-130 kmph gusting to 145 kmph. Cyclone Nivar to hit TN, Puducherry tonight; rains lash Chennai. Top developments on Cyclone Nivar: 1. IMD issued cyclone warnings off the coast of Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Sri Lanka. Cyclone Nivar, which crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts as a very severe cyclonic storm with 120-135 kmph speed, has weakened into a severe cyclonic storm with wind speed … Chennai/Puducherry (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 25 (ANI): Water logging was witnessed in some parts of Chennai, due to heavy rainfall ahead of Cyclone Nivar's landfall. 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Cyclone Nivar, which has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm, is approaching Tamil Nadu and Puducherry and is expected to hit the southeast coast by midnight.. Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in Puducherry will be hit, reports said. [14] Many areas including Madipakkam, Velachery, Adambakkam and suburbs around Tambaram and low lying regions along the river Adyar were flooded. Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 25 (ANI): In view of Cyclone Nivar, aircraft operations at Chennai airport will remain suspended from 7 … Waterlogging has also been reported in parts of the city following overnight rainfall due to the cyclonic storm. Cyclone Nivar, which is moving at a speed of 100-120 km/hour, according to the IMD, had on Wednesday moved about 350 km southeast of Puducherry and 410 km east southeast of Chennai ..... Posted on : 22/Nov/2020 10:10:15 PM: Share : The Chennai Regional Meteorological Centre has warned that a storm will attack the state of Tamil Nadu on 25th November! The eighth depression and fourth named storm of the 2020 North Indian Ocean cyclone season, Nivar originated from a disturbance in the Intertropical Convergence Zone. [12], The Cyclone brought heavy to very heavy rains over North coastal Tamilnadu starting 23rd November 2020.Chennai received continuous downpours on 23,24,25 November 2020 with IMD Chennai recording 163mm ending 25th November 8:30 AM IST. Though Cyclone Nivar is now likely to weaken into a cyclonic storm, heavy rains will … On the next day, both agencies upgraded the system to a tropical storm, with the latter assigning it the name Nivar. The Regional Meteorological Centre has forecast wind speeds to be in the range of 100-110km an hour. [7] The Tamil Nadu government declared a statewide holiday on 25 November. [2], The JTWC issued a Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert early on November 22 and according to them, it intensified into a tropical storm which was unofficially designated as Tropical Cyclone 04B. Tamil Nadu govt has declared a holiday and public transportation halted in seven districts. Cyclone Nivar to hit TN, Puducherry tonight; rains lash Chennai. [21] Loss of APSPDCL was amounted to be ₹50.7 million (US$687,000). An elderly woman pushes her cart on a waterlogged road during heavy rain triggered by Cyclone Nivar, in Chennai, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020. The tropical storm has weakened from a "very severe cyclonic storm" to a "severe cyclonic storm" with a wind speed … As Cyclone Nivar packed winds with speed up to 130 kmph rammed the coast between Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, it seemed to have had a devastating effect on the green cover in Chennai. Cyclone Nivar, which is moving at a speed of 100-120 km/hour, according to the IMD, had on Wednesday moved about 350 km southeast of Puducherry and 410 km east southeast of Chennai Heavy rains lash Chennai ahead of Cyclone Nivar’s landfall Cyclone Nivar is expected to make landfall between Mamallapuram and Karaikal late on Wednesday with a wind speed … In the early hours of November 24, it intensified into a cyclonic storm and it was named Nivar. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), Nivar weakened into a severe cyclonic storm after its centre crossed coast near Puducherry. Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar hit the coast of Tamil Nadu in the late hours of Thursday, 25 November. It weakened on the early hours of November 27. ALSO READ Tamil Nadu adds 3,616 new Covid cases, 1,203 from Chennai alone As Cyclone Nivar approaches, Chennai and coastal TN experience heavy rains Tamil Nadu adds 5,652 Covid cases, 983 in Chennai alone Apple starts manufacturing flagship iPhone 11 model at Chennai plant Tamil Nadu … CHENNAI: DMK leader M K Stalin on Saturday demanded the state government to announce a compensation of Rs 30,000 per acre for the crop damages caused due to cyclone Nivar … Chennai: All eyes are set on the deep depression that has been forming over the southwest Bay of Bengal that has now intensified into a cyclonic storm and has been named Nivar. [18] The Chief Minister of Puducherry V. Narayanasamy reported that the initial loss in agriculture and other sectors was estimated at ₹4 billion (US$54.2 million). [16] Five people were reported dead in Tamil Nadu. Ahead of Cyclone Nivar's landfall on the eastern coast of the Indian peninsula, operations at the Chennai airport have been suspended from 7 pm Wednesday till 7 am the next day. Although Chennai did not encounter large scale flooding during Cyclone Nivar, certain localities in the city experienced some flooding and waterlogging. [15] The Greater Chennai Corporation removed uprooted trees from 223 roads. In view of the approaching cyclone, the sluice gates of Chembarambakkam … Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Nivar was a tropical cyclone which brought severe impacts to portions of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh in late November of 2020. Close to 400 tonnes of fallen trees collected from different parts of the city in the wake of Cyclone Nivar will be put to good use this time. 369 Shares. Rainwater entering houses was also seen in some places in the western suburbs. Officials were also directed to ensure that people in vulnerable areas were evacuated. Cyclone Nivar Latest News LIVE: Chennai Metro services to resume at 12 pm Chennai Metro services to resume at 12 pm, was suspended last night ahead of Cyclone Nivar … The tentative path of the cyclone set to make landfall between 25th and 26th. Nivar made its landfall over North Coastal Tamilnadu between Puducherry and Chennai close to Mahabalipuram. Earlier, the IMD had said Nivar will cross coast near Puducherry with a wind speed of 120-130 kmph, gusting up to 145 kmph. The capital city, Chennai has been witnessing a spell of strong winds since the landfall. Though Cyclone Nivar is now likely to weaken into a cyclonic storm, heavy rains will continue in Chennai … [9], The District magistrate of the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh reported that 3,363 people were sheltered in 115 relief camps. Tamil Nadu government suspended bus services until further orders in seven districts of Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Pudukottai, Thanjavur, Villupuram, Chengalpattu and Cuddalore. Cyclone Nivar ravages city. Landfall will be around puducherry during … [4], On 24 November, six National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams have been posted to Cuddalore and two teams will be deployed in Chennai. CHENNAI: All three major ports in and around Chennai hoisted level 6 warning signals and shut their gates for operations as Chennai braces for Cyclone Nivar … "While crossing wind speed likely to touch 145 kmph," said the Director, Area Cyclone Warning Centre, Chennai. Cyclone in Chennai, Tamil Nadu Highlights: Cyclone Nivar has made landfall and crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts as a very severe cyclonic storm with a wind speed … ALSO READ Tamil Nadu adds 3,616 new Covid cases, 1,203 from Chennai alone As Cyclone Nivar approaches, Chennai and coastal TN experience heavy rains Tamil Nadu adds 5,652 Covid cases, 983 in Chennai alone Apple starts manufacturing flagship iPhone 11 model at Chennai plant Tamil Nadu … 25 Nov 2020: Cyclone Nivar to hit TN, Puducherry tonight; rains lash Chennai . It brought heavy rain and strong winds to Chennai. CHENNAI: The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) researchers and students undertook a data collection exercise amidst the heavy rains and winds during Cyclone Nivar … An elderly woman pushes her cart on a waterlogged road during heavy rain triggered by Cyclone Nivar, in Chennai, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020. Cyclone Nivar is expected to make landfall between Karaikal and Mamallapuram later this evening. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), this deep depression has moved west-northwestwards at the speed of 5 kmph in the past 6 hours. It made a landfall in Karaikal, Puducherry on the midnight of November 25. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. "The very severe cyclonic storm Nivar over Southwest Bay of Bengal moved west-northwestwards with a speed of 9 kmph during past six hours and crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts near Puducherry from 11:30 pm on Wednesday night to 2:30 am today as a very severe cyclonic storm with an estimated wind speed of 120-130 kmph gusting to 145 kmph," the IMD said. Ram Nagar in Velachery, parts of Madipakkam, Puzhuthivakkam, Pulianthope and KK Nagar are some of the localities that witnessed severe inundation as a result of the cyclone. IIT Madras researchers brave Cyclone Nivar to collect real-time data and prevent future floods in Chennai Submitted by Swati Bansal on Mon, 2020-12-21 22:01 Post By: Swati Bansal The Times of India News App for Latest City News, Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. [10], On November 26, the IMD issued yellow alert in several parts of Karnataka including Bengaluru. Incoming: Thousands Evacuated In Chennai Ahead Of Cyclone Nivar's Landfall. Cyclone Nivar crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coast between 11.30pm and 2.30am as a very severe cyclonic storm with an estimated wind speed of 120kmph to 130kmph. Meanwhile, other parts of coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry have evacuated thousands of people in anticipation of the havoc Cyclone Nivar may cause in these areas as the storm approaches with a wind speed of 120-130 kmph. The Regional Meteorological Centre has forecast wind speeds to be in the range of 100-110km an hour. Chennai: Cyclone Nivar made a late-night landfall near Puducherry. Chennai is expected to be hit by strong winds that can go upto 90-100 kmph. Nivar is likely to be stronger than Vardah, which made landfall closer to Chennai in December 2016 with wind speed of 110kmph. When it enters into the land it’s speed will range between 120 to 140 km/hour. Cyclone Nivar has brought Chennai to a standstill as heavy rain pounded the city since morning even as it is likely to cross Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast between Karaikal and … [6] Measures were taken by the Tamil Nadu government to store dry rations and fuel for the people after the cyclone's impact. Chennai and other parts of North TN saw gusty winds touching 60-70kmph on 24,25 November.Several roads were closed in the area of the Greater Chennai Corporation were closed due to waterlogging. [17], Trees were uprooted, electric poles were damaged and several areas were flooded as of November 26. 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