Kerala Cyclone Tauktae: House collapses in Kasargod, power supply disrupted as heavy rains
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Konkan and Goa on May 15-16.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had said on Friday that the depression in the Arabian Sea is likely to intensify into a “very severe cyclonic storm” on May 17 and cross the Gujarat coast a day later.
It had also said the weather condition has intensified into a deep depression, and it is very likely to further intensify into cyclonic storm Tauktae by Saturday morning. It is very likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm by Saturday night.
According to the weather department, the impact of the cyclone will be felt in the southeast, east-central & northeast Arabian Sea, Lakshadweep islands, Maldives area, triggering heavy rainfall in Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat and also the coastal & adjoining districts of all these states