Chennai। A cyclonic storm may hit north Tamil Nadu and the south Andhra Pradesh coast on the evening of April 30.
According to The Indian Meteorological Department said the depression created over the East Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify turn into a cyclonic storm in next 2-3 days.
depression over East Equatorial Indian Ocean & adj SE BoB moved NWwards with speed of about 16 kmph in last 03 hours and lay centred at 1130 IST of 26th April, 2019 near latitude 3.0°N and longitude 89.4°E, about 1090 km east-southeast of Trincomalee (Sri Lanka), pic.twitter.com/7oJN29N1zB
— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) April 26, 2019
The IMD has predicted light to moderate rainfall at many places with heavy falls at isolated places in Kerala over April 29-30, and over north coastal Tamil Nadu on April 30 and May 1.
Light to moderate rainfall at many places with heavy falls at isolated places are also very likely over south coastal Andhra Pradesh on April 30 and light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over coastal Andhra Pradesh on May 1, the IMD said.