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04 December, 2020

Cyclonic Storm "BUREVI" expected to weaken to a deep depression over Tuticorin coast

Please be advised that Cyclonic Storm “Burevi” is expected to weaken into a deep depression over the Gulf of Mannar and is almost stationary with very slight movement. It is expected to move very slowly in a  WSW’ly  direction over the next few hours and make landfall off Thoothukudi District. In view of the high wind shear it is expected that this system will weaken. Sea condition is rough to very rough over Gulf of Mannar and adjoining southwest Bay of Bengal, along & off south Tamilnadu, west Sri Lanka coasts during next 12 hours and rough to very rough over Comorin Area, adjoining southeast Arabian Sea and along & off Kerala coast by evening of 4th December.

Cyclogenesis potential for week 2 of Dec 2020 remain low as of this time.