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What is Cyclone Nivar, logic behind the name and things you need to know

Extremely heavy rains and strong winds are expected in the next three days in Tamil Nadu and Poducherry

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BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Fishermen shift their boats for safety following Cyclone Nivar alert, in Mamallapuram

and Puducherry are on high alert with Nivar expected to make landfall on November 25 afternoon between Karaikal and Mamallapuram. While rains are expected in southern Andhra Pradesh, a deep depression is brewing over the Bay of Bengal and is most likely to turn into a severe cyclonic storm by Tuesday and cross the coast on Wednesday, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

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First Published: Tue, November 24 2020. 10:11 IST
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