August 09, 2020 07:35 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Covid-19: West Bengal registers 2,949 new cases, toll crosses 2,000-mark | Manohar Lal Khattar meets late Sushant Singh Rajput's father, sister, assure them of 'justice' | Rajasthan: 6 BSP MLAs merged with Congress reach SC seeking transfer of disqualification case | Kashmir: Army soldier slipped to death near LoC in Kupwara | BJP MP Chikhalikar tests positive for Covid-19
Cyclone Nisarga: All Updates

Cyclone Nisarga: All Updates

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 03 Jun 2020, 08:45 am

Just two weeks after Cyclone Amphan devastated West Bengal and Odisha, now Maharashtra and Gujarat are likely to be hit by Cyclone Nisarga on Wednesday afternoon amid the Covid-19 spread. Catch all LIVE Updates here

LIVE Updates

Cyclone batters Maharashtra: See in Pics

03 Jun 2020, 01:10 pm

Cyclone leaves one dead in Maharashtra

03 Jun 2020, 01:08 pm

Nisarga crosses Maharashtra coast with wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph: IMD

03 Jun 2020, 12:06 pm


IMD gives latest update on Cyclone

03 Jun 2020, 11:03 am


Watch how cyclone is ravaging Maharashtra

03 Jun 2020, 10:47 am


IMD reveals latest position of the cyclone

03 Jun 2020, 10:46 am


Cyclone crossed coast, wind speed remains 100-110 kmph: IMD

03 Jun 2020, 09:51 am


Landfall process to complete in next 1 hour: IMD

03 Jun 2020, 09:47 am


Video: Watch how the cyclone is currently devastating Maharashtra

03 Jun 2020, 09:46 am


Landfall process begins near Alibag in Maharashtra

03 Jun 2020, 08:54 am

Landfall process of severe cyclonic storm Nisarga has started near Alibag in Raigad district in Maharashtra and is likely to be completed in next three hours, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.

According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the IMD, this cyclonic storm is close to 40 Km South of Alibag, 95 Km south of Mumbai and 325 Km south of Surat in Gujarat.

In the wake of it, the sea condition would be very rough to high over northeast Arabian Sea along and off south Gujarat coast till this evening and storm surge of about 1-2 meters height above astronomical tide which is very likely to inundate low lying areas of Mumbai, Thane and Raigad districts during the time of landfall.

Weather Forecast

03 Jun 2020, 08:50 am

Light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over south Konkan.

(Ratnagiri & Sindhudurg districts) and Goa and south Gujarat region (Valsad, Navsari, Dang, Daman, Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Surat districts) is also forecast during next 24 hours.

Light to moderate rainfall will lash most places with heavy falls at isolated places over west Madhya Pradesh and Vidarbha.

Maharashtra: 21,000 people in Palghar evacuated ahead of Cyclone Nisarga's landfall

03 Jun 2020, 08:47 am

With the Cyclone Nisarga likely to hit the western coasts of Maharashtra anytime soon, the authorities have evacuated 21,000 villagers from nearly two dozen villages in four talukas of the district to safety.

In an official release issued on Tuesday, collector Dr Kailas Shinde said that as many as 21,080 villagers from total 22 villages in four talukas of Vasai, Palghar, Dahanu and Talasari have been evacuated and shifted to safer places from their kutcha houses.

Since the alert about the cyclone was sounded, the district administration was making every effort to meet the cyclone effectively and keep the damages and losses to the minimum, he said.