Tamil NaduIMD says 'Asani Cyclone' will intensify into deep depression in next 24...

IMD says ‘Asani Cyclone’ will intensify into deep depression in next 24 hours

A low pressure area formed in the southeastern Bay of Bengal and the adjoining southern Andaman Sea.

It intensified as part of a deep depression yesterday. In this condition the barometric depression zone is further strengthened today.

The depression, which is presently located in the southeastern Bay of Bengal and the adjoining southern Andaman Sea, will move northwards over the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the next 24 hours and intensify into a deep depression.

The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast a storm in the next 12 hours. The storm was named ‘Asani‘.

Currently, the depression is moving rapidly towards the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, causing heavy rainfall over the region.

According to the current weather satellite, Cyclone Asani is expected to move in a north-northeast direction and make landfall on the 22nd in the southeastern Bay of Bengal in northern Myanmar.

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