Andhra Pradesh to get heavy rains due to depression in Bay, cyclone likely

December 13, 2018 3:28 PM |

Andhra pradesh website

Most of the weather systems which form in Bay of Bengal usually travel in northwest direction and effect the state of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. In fact, recently only, we have seen south coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh such as Nellore and Kavali receiving heavy to very heavy rains on account of a low pressure area in Bay of Bengal.

Now the depression which has formed over south and adjoining Southwest Bay of Bengal will gradually intensify into a deep-depression. Also, there are fair chances of this weather system to further intensify into a cyclone which will be named as 'Phethai'. This would be the seventh cyclonic storm to develop in Indian seas this year.

In wake of the above mentioned weather system, isolated light rains may commence by the night of December 14 over the southern coast of Andhra Pradesh. Gradually intensity and spread of these rains would increase. Therefore, we expect heavy to very heavy rains over many parts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh on December 15.

However, intensity of rains will be more over southern districts as compared to the northern and interior parts of Andhra Pradesh. Sea conditions will also become rough to very rough and wind speed over the coastal area may reach 50 kmph to 60 kmph.

By December 17, this weather system would weaken and start clearing up. Thus, rains will then decrease significantly but still many interior districts of Andhra Pradesh would continue receive scattered rains during that time.

Image Credits – Pininterest

Please Note: Any information picked from here must be attributed to skymetweather.com






For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories




Weather on Twitter
#Hindi: 21 नवंबर का मौसम पूर्वानुमान: कश्मीर, हिमाचल में भारी बर्फबारी, चेन्नई सहित तमिलनाडु में होगी बारिश t.co/XO1xXOwRVX
Wednesday, November 20 21:45Reply
इस सप्ताह 20 से 24 नवंबर के बीच हरियाणा में मौसम मुख्यतः शुष्क रहेगा। हालांकि जम्मू कश्मीर और लद्दाख के पास एक के… t.co/O0NjVmWfia
Wednesday, November 20 21:30Reply
हवामान अंदाज 21 नोव्हेंबर: दक्षिण कोकण आणि दक्षिण मध्य महाराष्ट्रात पाऊस पडण्याची शक्यताI #Marathi t.co/VMIg3XI9i1
Wednesday, November 20 21:15Reply
उत्तर पूर्वी मॉनसून 2019 अब फिर सक्रिय मोड पर आ गया है। जिसके कारण दक्षिण भारत में बारिश एक बार फिर से रफ्तार पकड़… t.co/CZh99VlrPt
Wednesday, November 20 21:00Reply
Wednesday, November 20 20:45Reply
अब तक के आंकड़ों के मुताबिक, केरल में केवल 33 प्रतिशत अधिक वर्षा दर्ज हुई है क्यूंकी नवंबर के महीने में बारिश की ती… t.co/uFXXKcNUVs
Wednesday, November 20 20:30Reply
#Marathi: येत्या २४ तासांत दक्षिण मध्य महाराष्ट्र आणि दक्षिण कोकण आणि गोव्यामध्ये तुरळक हलक्या सरींचा अंदाज वर्तवि… t.co/cNiLVkF36y
Wednesday, November 20 20:15Reply
#Hindi: जम्मू-कश्मीर, हिमाचल प्रदेश और लद्दाख में 21 से 22 नवंबर के बीच तथा उत्तराखंड में 22 से 23 नवंबर के आसपास ह… t.co/THKj8HSzC8
Wednesday, November 20 20:00Reply
Light winds will drive #DelhiPollution level to a dangerous situation. The possibility of relief from #pollution is… t.co/pXPgcDd7QW
Wednesday, November 20 19:45Reply
Next two days would see fairly widespread #rain over #TamilNadu. The intensity of #rains would be more over coastal… t.co/okHymmltwv
Wednesday, November 20 19:30Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try