Thiruvananthapuram: Low pressure in the Bay of Bengal becomes extreme low pressure (Cyclone) Changed. Extreme low pressure in the northwestern Bay of Bengal has intensified over the past six hours, moving west-northwest at a speed of 12 kilometers per hour. It turned out to be the first extreme low pressure of the season, the Met Office said.
Extreme low pressure area off the coast of Odisha. In the next 24 hours, it will move west-northwest and weaken, causing severe low pressure, the Central Meteorological Department said. It is likely to continue to rain in Kerala today and tomorrow. There is no impediment to fishing off the coast of Kerala.
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However, fishermen and coastal residents are on high alert as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has warned of possible waves and tidal surges of 2.5 to 3.1 m off the coast of Kerala from Vizhinjam to Kasaragod on September 13 at 11.30 pm.Alert) Is suggested to be followed.
Authorities have warned people to stay away from dangerous areas as seas are likely to intensify. Fishing vessels should be securely tied up and stored in the harbor. It is also suggested that trips to the beach and recreational activities at sea be avoided altogether.
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The meteorological department has forecast heavy rains in the state. Yellow alert has been issued in Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur and Kasaragod districts today. Yellow alert has been declared in Kottayam, Ernakulam, Idukki, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur and Kasaragod districts tomorrow.
The possibility of isolated heavy rains is forecast. The Central Meteorological Department has forecast strong winds and gusts of 50 to 60 kmph and in some places up to 70 kmph in the next 12 hours along the coasts of North and Central West Bengal, Odisha, West Bengal and northern Andhra Pradesh.
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Strong winds of 40 to 50 kmph in the Middle East and South Bay of Bengal today (September 13) and in some places up to 60 kmph. Strong winds of up to 50 kmph and in some cases up to 60 kmph are expected.