Bhubaneswar: The deep depression over the west-central Bay of Bengal crossed the north coast of Andhra Pradesh close to Kakinada at about 6.30-7.30 AM today.
The latest bulleting from the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) added that the deep depression has a maximum sustained wind speed of 55-65 kmph gusting to 75 kmph.
Deep Depression crossed north Andhra Pradesh coast close to Kakinada.
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Accordingly, heavy rainfall is expected in southern districts of Odisha. The warning has been extended for Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, south interior Karnataka, south Chhattisgarh and Vidarbha.
Light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy falls at a few places and Extremely heavy rainfall (>20 cm per day) at isolated places would occur over Telangana; heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over coastal & north interior Karnataka, south Konkan section of Goa, Madhya Maharashtra and Marathawada.
|Date/Time (IST) Position||Maximum sustained surface wind speed (Kmph)
|Category of cyclonic disturbance|
|13.10.20/0530||55-65 gusting to 75||Deep Depression|
|13.10.20/1130||45-55 gusting to 65||Depression|
|13.10.20/1730||35-45 gusting to 55||Depression|
|13.10.20/2330||25-35 gusting to 45||Well marked low|
Sea condition will be rough to very rough over west-central and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal, southwest Bay of Bengal and along & off Odisha-Andhra Pradesh-Tamil Nadu & Puducherry coasts till noon of October 13. Fishermen have been advised by the IMD not to venture into the rough sea.