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NASA Data Shows Chennai Floods Rare in Last 115 Years (Video)

NASA Earth Observatory map by Joshua Stevens, using IMERG data provided courtesy of the Global Precipitation Mission (GPM) Science Team’s Precipitation Processing System (PPS). Caption by Mike Carlowicz. NASA Earth Observatory data shows that rains in Chennai in 24 hours on December 1 and 2 surpass all the records in 115 years, say from 1901, authenticating the worst-ever floods in ...

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Andhra Pradesh Faces Another Cyclone Threat After Hudhud

Weeks after the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud, Andhra Pradesh coast is facing threat of another cyclone as the depression over central Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during the next 24 hours, the Met Office said on Thursday. According to Visakhapatnam Cyclone Warning Centre, the depression lay centered about 560 km southeast of Visakhapatnam and ...

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Severe Cyclone: 8 Die in Andhra, Odisha; Hudhud Moves to Chhattisgarh

The severe cyclonic storm Hudhud hit Andhra Pradesh leaving six people dead and causing widespread destruction in the states with heavy rains and wind. While restoration works are underway, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu’s cabinet is expected to be in Visakhapatnam on Monday. According to the latest bulletin of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the severe storm is moving inland ...

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Cyclone Hudhud to Hit Visakhapattanam

The Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Hudhud’ is now 530 km east-southeast of Visakhapatnam and 570 km southeast of Gopalpur, intensifying to make a landfall on Sunday, October 12. According to Indian Meteorological Department, “Cyclone Hudhud over westcentral and adjoining eastcentral Bay of Bengal lay centred at 8:30 am IST about 590 kilometres southeast of Visakhapatnam.” It stated, “The system would move ...

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