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What is a landfall? Know about cyclone Nisarga, its impact on Maharashtra

The cyclone landfall usually brings with it high-speed winds, severe storm surge and torrential downpour, which can have a severe impact on the region

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BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 



High tide at Dwarka Gomti Ghat ahead of cyclone 'Nisarga' landfall. Photo: ANI
High tide at Dwarka Gomti Ghat ahead of cyclone 'Nisarga' landfall. Photo: ANI

Nisarga has made landfall near Alibaug on the Maharashtra coast and the "process" will be completed by about 4 pm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.

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First Published: Wed, June 03 2020. 14:44 IST

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