Very Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Bulbul’ over northwest Bay of Bengal: Cyclone Warning and post-Landfall Outlook for West Bengal Coast: Red Message

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Very Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Bulbul’ over northwest Bay of Bengal: Cyclone Warning and post-Landfall Outlook for West Bengal Coast: Red Message
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The Very Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Bulbul’ (pronounced as Bul bul) over northwest and adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal moved nearly northwards with a speed of 13 kmph during past 06 hours, and lay centred at 0530 hrs IST of today, the 9th November 2019, over northwest Bay of Bengal, near Lat.20.0°N and Long. 87.7°E about 110 km east-southeast of Paradip (Odisha), 190 km south-southwest of Sagar Islands (West Bengal) and 340 km south-southwest of Khepupara (Bangladesh). It is very likely to weaken gradually, move northeastwards and cross West Bengal – Bangladesh Coasts between Sagar Islands (West Bengal) and Khepupara (Bangladesh), across Sunderban delta by late evening/night of 9th November as a Severe Cyclonic Storm with maximum sustained wind speed of 110-120 Kmph gusting to 135 Kmph.

 

The Very Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Bulbul’ is being tracked by the Doppler Weather Radars at Gopalpur, Paradip and Kolkata in addition to other observing platforms.

 

 

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm

Severe Cyclonic Storm

Cyclonic Storm

Depression

(i) Rainfall:

 

     Odisha:

     West Bengal:

     North-eastern States:

 

(ii) Wind warning

 

(iii) Sea condition

 

 

(iv) Storm Surge

 

 

(v) Fishermen Warning

 

 

(vi) Damage Expected over coastal districts of north Odisha:

 

 

          Damage Expected over coastal districts of West Bengal:

 

 

(vii)      Action suggested for coastal districts of north Odisha

 

            Action suggested for coastal districts of West Bengal

 

Post-Landfall Outlook

 

 

 

 

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