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Cyclone Nada further weakens, making landfall in Tamil Nadu today

Mild to moderate rain coupled with squally winds were being witnessed in parts of Tamil Nadu, MeT official says

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

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The image is used for representational purpose only. Photo: Shutterstock

Cyclonic storm on Friday further weakened into a depression as per expectations, with making its land fall between and Vedaranyam in Tamil Nadu, the MeT Department said. "A large chunk of the depression has crossed coast early morning.

However, over 25 per cent of the system is yet to make the land fall which will happen soon," a MeT official here said. He said mild to moderate rain coupled with squally winds were being witnessed in parts of which weakened into a deep depression on Thursday moved Westnorth-West wards and became a depression about 40 km East south East of Karaikkal (Puducherry Union Territory), the official said. Meanwhile, top government authorities said the situation is being monitored continuously.

First Published: Fri, December 02 2016. 09:15 IST
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