Best answer: Will cyclone Nivar affect Chennai?

Can Nivar hit Chennai?

CHENNAI: The city is likely to experience heavy to very heavy rain as cyclone Nivar is likely to make landfall between Mamallapuram and Karaikal on Wednesday noon or afternoon. … Villupuram, Cuddalore, Puducherry and Chennai are expected to have heavy rain when it starts to make landfall on Wednesday.

Which area will be affected by Nivar cyclone?

IMD said it was likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in the next 48 hours and bring “extremely heavy rainfall” across southern districts in Tamil Nadu and Kerala on December 1-4. Nivar-affected areas of north Tamil Nadu, coastal Andhra Pradesh, and Puducherry will once again witness heavy rains in this period.

Is there any other cyclone after Nivar?

After Nivar, another cyclonic circulation is brewing in the Bay of Bengal due to which extremely heavy rain is expected around December 2 and 3 over South Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, the IMD has said.

Is there any cyclone after Nivar?

New Delhi: Less than a week after Cyclone Nivar battered Tamil Nadu, another storm is expected to affect the southern state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday. The cyclone will cross the Sri Lanka coast on December 2 and will bring heavy rain over Tamil Nadu and Kerala, it said.

Was the recent cyclone that hit the city of Chennai?

The cyclone killed 24 people in the state, and caused ₹22,573 crore (US$3.35 billion) in damage. Vardah crossed the eastern coast of India close to Chennai in the afternoon hours of 12 December 2016. Winds were estimated at 65 mph (105 km/h) during landfall.

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Will Nivar cause flood?

Cyclone Nivar: There will be no flooding like in 2015, say officials- The New Indian Express.