DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

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Severe Cyclonic Storm News, No.12, 2023

Severe Cyclonic Storm News, No.12, 2023

5th December, 2023 07:00 MST Today

Severe Cyclonic Storm Condition

According to the observations at (05:30) hrs M.S.T today, the Severe Cyclonic Storm “MICHAUNG” over Westcentral Bay and adjoining Southwest Bay of Bengal off South Andhra Pradesh and adjoining North Tamil Nadu coasts has moved North-Northwestwards now lies over Westcentral Bay of Bengal off South Andhra Pradesh and adjoining North Tamil Nadu coasts. It is centered at about (765) Nautical miles West of Coco Island, (825) Nautical miles West-Southwest of Hainggyigyun (Myanmar), (90) Nautical miles North of Chennai, (15) Nautical miles East-Northeast of Nellore, (80) Nautical miles South-Southwest of Bapatla and (110) Nautical miles South-Southwest of Machilipatnam (India).

It is not moving towards Myanmar coasts, the present stage of the Severe Cyclonic Storm “MICHAUNG” is coded yellow stage.

Position of Severe Cyclonic Storm MICHAUNG, center pressure and wind

Cyclonic Storm MICHAUNG is located at Latitude (14.6) degree North and Longitude (80.2) degree East, centre pressure of Cyclonic Storm is (988)hPa and maximum wind speed near the center is (60) miles per hour at (05:30) hrs MST today.

During next (12) hrs forecast

Severe Cyclonic Storm “MICHAUNG” is likely to move nearly Northwards almost parallel to South Andhra Pradesh coast and cross South Andhra Pradesh coast between Nellore and Machilipatnam, close to Bapatla, India during next (12)hrs.

 Advisory

Due to the Severe Cyclonic Storm “MICHAUNG” people should be aware rain or thundershowers with strong wind and domestic flight, trawlers, vessels and ships in off and along Myanmar Coasts.