SUBJECT : Information on Cyclonic Storm MORA 

 

Date and Time of Issue:  30.05.2017 AT 0830EF

 

Information on  Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘MORA’ over Northeast Bay of Bengal:

The cyclonic storm ‘MORA’ over Northeast & adjoining Eastcentral Bay of Bengal moved further North-Northeastward during past 06 hours with a speed of 20 kmph and lay centred at 0530 hrs IST of today, 30th May, 2017 over Northeast Bay of Bengal near Latitude 21.1ºN and Longitude 91.8ºE, about 540 km East of Paradeep. It is very likely to move North-Northeastwards and cross Bangladesh coast near Chittagong by today, the 30th May 2017 forenoon.

                                                

Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  many places in districts of North Odisha and a few places over South odisha during next 24 hours.

 

Heavy R/F Warning:  NIL

 

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

Distant Warning Signal Number Two (DW-II) kept hoisted at Paradeep and Gopalpur ports.

 

Likely impacts and actions:    NIL

 

Fishermen Warning  :-   Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea.


 

Date and Time of Issue:  29.05.2017 AT 1730EF

 

Information on  Cyclonic Storm ‘MORA’ over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal:

The Cyclonic Storm ‘MORA’ over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal moved North-Northeastward during past 6 hours with a speed of 19 KMPH and lay centred at 1430 hrs IST of today, the 29th May, 2017 over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal near Latitude 18.3º N and Longitude 91.5ºE, about 550 km nearly East-Southeast of Paradeep.The system is likely to intensify further into a Severe cyclonic storm during next 12 hours. It is very likely to move North-Northeastwards and cross Bangladesh coast between longitude 91.0ºE and 92.0ºE near Chittagong around 30th May 2017 forenoon.

 Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  many places in districts of North Odisha and a few places over South odisha during next 24 hours.

 

Heavy R/F Warning:  Heavy rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over Coastal Odisha.

 

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

Distant Warning Signal Number Two (DW-II) kept hoisted at Paradeep and Gopalpur ports.

 

Likely impacts and actions:    NIL

 

Fishermen Warning  :-   Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea.

 


 

Date and Time of Issue:  28.05.2017 AT 1230EF

Information on  Depression over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal:

Yesterday’s Well Marked low pressure area over Eastcentral and adjoining Westcentral & Southeast Bay of Bengal concentrated into a Depression at 0530 hours IST today, the 28th May,2017.Then the system moved East-Northeastwards with a speed of 40 KMPH during past 3 hours and . lay centred at 0830 hrs IST of today, the 28th May, 2017 over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal near Latitude 14.5º N and Longitude 89.5ºE, about 700 km nearly south-southeast of Paradeep. The system is very likely to move North-Northeastwards and cross Bangladesh coast between longitude 91.0 ºE and 92.0ºE around 30th May 2017 noon. It is very likely to intensify into a deep depression during next 12 hours and into a cyclonic storm during subsequent 24 hours.

                                                      

Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  a few places over odisha during next 24 hours.

 

Heavy R/F Warning:  NIL

 

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

Distant Cautionary Signal Number one (DC-I) hoisted at Paradeep and Gopalpur ports.

Likely impacts and actions:    NIL

 

Fishermen Warning  :-   NIL


 

Date and Time of Issue:  27.05.2017 AT 1230EF

Information on  Well Marked Low Pressure Area:

Yesterday’s low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal & adjoining area of Central Bay of Bengal now lies as a Well Marked Low Pressure Area at 0830 hours IST today, the 27th May,2017 over Eastcentral and adjoining Westcentral & Southeast Bay of Bengal. The associated upper air cyclonic circulation extends up to 5.8 km above mean sea level. The system is likely to concentrate into a Depression during next 24 hours.   

 

Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  a few places over odisha during next 24 hours.

 

Heavy R/F Warning:  NIL

 

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

NIL

Likely impacts and actions:    NIL

 

Fishermen Warning  :-   NIL


 

Date and Time of Issue:  26.05.2017 AT 1230EF

Information on  Low Pressure Area:

Yesterday’s low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal & adjoining area of Central Bay of Bengal persists. The associated upper air cyclonic circulation extends up to 5.8 km above mean sea level. The system is likely to become more marked over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal during next 48 hours.  

 

Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  one or two places over odisha during next 24 hours.

 

Heavy R/F Warning:  NIL

 

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

NIL

Likely impacts and actions:    NIL

 

Fishermen Warning  :-   NIL

 

Source: IMD, Bhubaneswar