Is there a depression in Chennai?

CHENNAI: A depression that was formed on Monday morning over the southwest Bay of Bengal and located around 630km away from Chennai coast is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm — which will be named Nivar – in the next 24 hours.

Will there be a cyclone in Chennai?

Rainfall has already started in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu. … Cyclone Nivar, which will likely become a “very severe cyclonic storm”, is expected to make landfall Wednesday evening between Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu (which is around 56 km from state capital Chennai) and Karaikal in Puducherry.

Is Chennai safe from cyclone?

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 of 120 kilometres to 130 kilometres. Heavy rainfall continues in several parts of Tamil Nadu. Chennai International Airport still remains closed.

Will Nivar cyclone hit Chennai?

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Nivar was a tropical cyclone which brought severe impacts to portions of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh in late November 2020. … Nivar made its landfall over north coastal Tamil Nadu between Puducherry and Chennai close to Marakkanam.

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Will Nivar affect Chennai?

Due to the precautionary measures taken by the state government, there is no major impact in Tamil Nadu by cyclone Nivar: Tamil Nadu chief minister. Mudichur area in Chennai flooded.

Will flood happen in Chennai 2020?

Published: Thursday 26 November 2020

The whole of Chennai remained in a shutdown mode as Cyclone Nivar made a late-night landfall near Puducherry November 25, 2020. Ferocious wind and incessant rains cut through the city, causing flooding in several parts and in the outskirts.

How many days will it rain in Chennai?

How many days does it rain in Chennai? In Chennai, India, during the entire year, the rain falls for 157.6 days and collects up to 823mm (32.4″) of precipitation.

Is tomorrow a holiday in Chennai 2020?

Gandhi Jayanthi (October 2, Friday), Ayutha Pooja (October 25, Sunday), Vijaya Dasami (October 26, Monday), Milad-un-Nabi (October 30, Friday), Deepavali (November 14, Saturday) and Christmas (December 25, Friday) are the holidays in the last quarter of the year. …

Where is Nihar cyclone now?

The severe cyclonic storm Nivar now lay centered over north coastal Tamil Nadu, about 50 km northnorthwest of Puducherry. It still maintains a wind speed of 85 to 95 kmph as it moves to interior areas. It would move northwest wards and weaken further into a cyclonic storm during next three hours.

Where is chembarambakkam in Chennai?

A part of water supply of the metropolis of Chennai is drawn from this lake.

Chembarambakkam Lake
Location Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu, South India
Coordinates 13.01158°N 80.06063°ECoordinates:13.01158°N 80.06063°E
Type Reservoir
Native name செம்பரம்பாக்கம் ஏரி (Tamil)
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Which is the biggest cyclone in Tamilnadu?

Cyclone Vardah

Very severe cyclonic storm (IMD scale)
Vardah at peak intensity on 11 December
Formed 6 December 2016
Dissipated 13 December 2016
Highest winds 3-minute sustained: 130 km/h (80 mph) 1-minute sustained: 155 km/h (100 mph)

Is there any cyclone in Bay of Bengal?

In the last four years 12 cyclones have formed in the Bay and ravaged the Eastern coastal states of India. Out of five cyclones that the Indian coastline witnessed in a year, four originated in the Bay of Bengal and only one in the Arabian Sea.

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