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Nisarga leaves trail of damage in Maharashtra

Last week, a severe cyclonic storm made landfall around 100 km south of Alibag, an elite resort town and a fishing village in Maharashtra’s coastal district of Raigad.
A damaged tree at Kashid beach after Cyclone Nisarga battered the Raigad district.
A damaged tree at Kashid beach after Cyclone Nisarga battered the Raigad district.
Updated on Jun 06, 2020 11:51 PM IST
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Nisarga kills 6; heavy showers lash Mumbai

The cyclone alert has been withdrawn in the coastal districts, Kishorraje Nimbalkar, secretary, relief and rehabilitation confirmed.
Remnants of food stalls and large trees at Kashid beach in the coastal resort town of Alibag.
Remnants of food stalls and large trees at Kashid beach in the coastal resort town of Alibag.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 02:07 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByHT Correspondents

News updates from Hindustan Times: Cyclone Nisarga alert message withdrawn, heavy rains may continue in Maharashtra and all the latest news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
The state authorities have deployed 20 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for relief and rescue operations in the affected areas along the Maharashtra coast.(HT photo)
The state authorities have deployed 20 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for relief and rescue operations in the affected areas along the Maharashtra coast.(HT photo)
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:53 PM IST
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Day after cyclone: Water logging in Mumbai after heavy rains

Angry Mumbaikars posted photographs and videos on social media and accused the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) authorities of their lack of preparedness to prevent waterlogging.
The BMC authorities had planned to complete the work at 45 waterlogging spots in Mumbai before the onset of monsoon, but it got delayed because of the unavailability of an adequate workforce due to lockdown restrictions.(HT photo/ Rahul Raut)
The BMC authorities had planned to complete the work at 45 waterlogging spots in Mumbai before the onset of monsoon, but it got delayed because of the unavailability of an adequate workforce due to lockdown restrictions.(HT photo/ Rahul Raut)
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 02:34 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | BySagar Pillai

Cyclone Nisarga: Alert message withdrawn, heavy rains may continue in Maharashtra

Officials, however, said heavy rains would continue in many parts of the state as an after-effect of the cyclone, which left four people dead and eight injured.
The state authorities have deployed 20 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for relief and rescue operations in the affected areas along the Maharashtra coast.(HT photo)
The state authorities have deployed 20 teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) for relief and rescue operations in the affected areas along the Maharashtra coast.(HT photo)
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:45 PM IST
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Rains lash Mumbai on Thursday morning in the aftermath of Nisarga

Meteorological officials said they were expecting more rain, including some heavy showers, since Mumbai was witnessing a combination of the post-cyclone effect and monsoon winds over the west coast.
When a cyclone passes, it leaves a lot of moisture over land - relative humidity levels at 8.30am stood at 92% in Colaba and 87% in Santacruz.(PTI)
When a cyclone passes, it leaves a lot of moisture over land - relative humidity levels at 8.30am stood at 92% in Colaba and 87% in Santacruz.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 12:09 PM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga: NDRF teams unable to reach worst-hit areas in Raigad

Large parts of Raigad district were devastated on Wednesday afternoon after cyclone Nisarga made landfall. Trees and electric poles were uprooted, communication lines snapped and damages caused to thatched and kutcha houses.
An NDRF team, which was deployed at Thane district, has been diverted to Srivardhan in the south of Raigad to carry out an assessment of the damages caused by the cyclone.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
An NDRF team, which was deployed at Thane district, has been diverted to Srivardhan in the south of Raigad to carry out an assessment of the damages caused by the cyclone.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 04, 2020 10:23 AM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga: Ahead of landfall, Akshay Kumar and Shilpa Shetty share precautions

Actors Akshay Kumar, Shilpa Shetty, Nimrat Kaur, Athiya Shetty among others shared dos and don’ts for Mumbaikars ahead of Cyclone Nisarga’s landfall.
Akshay Kumar, Shilpa Shetty, Nimrat Kaur among others shared messages on Cyclone Nisarga.
Akshay Kumar, Shilpa Shetty, Nimrat Kaur among others shared messages on Cyclone Nisarga.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 01:16 PM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga: Nearly one lakh people evacuated from coastal areas of Maharashtra

The cyclone is expected to make landfall around 1 pm at Alibag in Raigad district, 10 nautical miles south of Mumbai, and around 90 km by road.
Citizens have been asked to not drive or ride any vehicle, not venture near dilapidated buildings, not move injured people unless absolutely necessary.(HT photo/ Pramod Thakur)
Citizens have been asked to not drive or ride any vehicle, not venture near dilapidated buildings, not move injured people unless absolutely necessary.(HT photo/ Pramod Thakur)
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 10:13 AM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga to now make landfall south of Alibaug between 1pm and 4pm: IMD

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its 7am bulletin that it is expected to make landfall very close to Alibaug, a resort town in Maharashtra’s Raigad district, between 12pm and 3pm.
Nisarga has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm early on Wednesday morning and is currently recording a wind speed of 85 to 95kmph gusting to 105kmph.(PTI)
Nisarga has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm early on Wednesday morning and is currently recording a wind speed of 85 to 95kmph gusting to 105kmph.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 11:39 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByJayashree Nandi | Edited by Meenakshi Ray

After Amphan, Nisarga sounds a warning bell

The climate crisis is here. Cities will have to prepare better for disasters
An earthmover carries a boat as fishermen take precautionary measures ahead of Cyclone Nisarga, in Mumbai, June 2(PTI)
An earthmover carries a boat as fishermen take precautionary measures ahead of Cyclone Nisarga, in Mumbai, June 2(PTI)
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 09:33 AM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga to be second pre-rain cyclone to hit Maha coast in 129 years: Study

Cyclone Nisarga was officially declared as a cyclonic storm by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), after it intensified from a deep depression on Tuesday afternoon. It is currently located 450 km south-southwest of Mumbai.
Experts have said that pre-monsoon cyclones have become common phenomenon in the Arabian Sea.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Experts have said that pre-monsoon cyclones have become common phenomenon in the Arabian Sea.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 07:53 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, Mumbai

Deep depression in Arabian Sea intensifies into cyclonic storm, IMD officially declares it Cyclone Nisarga

Scientists said that Nisarga could inundate low-lying areas especially in cities like Mumbai and cause structural damage from falling trees and power poles.
Updated on Jun 02, 2020 02:51 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi

Cyclone Nisarga will make landfall close to Alibag; parts of Mumbai likely to be inundated

The storm surge is expected to be 1-2 metres above astronomical tide is very likely to inundate low lying areas of Mumbai, Thane and Raigad districts and 0.5-1 metre height above the astronomical tide likely to inundate low lying areas of Ratnagiri district during the time of landfall.
Extremely heavy (over 20 cm) rains are expected in parts of Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Sindhudurg, Palghar etc.(PTI)
Extremely heavy (over 20 cm) rains are expected in parts of Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Sindhudurg, Palghar etc.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 02, 2020 12:53 PM IST
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Cyclone Nisarga: Rise in sea temperatures could lead to more pre-rain cyclonic storms, say experts

Owing to rising sea surface temperatures, rapid intensification of these weather systems are being observed.
Fishing boats anchored at the shore following a warning by Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) for the fishermen to not enter the Arabian Sea for the next two days as a precaution against cyclone 'Nisarga', at Uttan beach in Thane.(PTI)
Fishing boats anchored at the shore following a warning by Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) for the fishermen to not enter the Arabian Sea for the next two days as a precaution against cyclone 'Nisarga', at Uttan beach in Thane.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 02, 2020 05:52 AM IST
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IMD says Nisarga likely to turn into ‘severe cyclonic storm’ on June 3: All you need to know

Nisarga, as a severe cyclonic storm, will have a wind speed of 105-115, gusting to 125 kilometres per hour at 5.30 pm on June 3, the IMD said on Monday.
According to the IMD, super cyclone Nisarga will again weaken into a cyclonic storm in the second half of June 4.(Hindustan Times)
According to the IMD, super cyclone Nisarga will again weaken into a cyclonic storm in the second half of June 4.(Hindustan Times)
Updated on Jun 01, 2020 02:07 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena

Cyclonic storm Nisarga to develop in Arabian Sea, IMD issues heavy rain alert

Several areas in south Konkan (Raigad, Ratnagiri, and Sindhudurg) reported thundershowers on Sunday, while rain forecast has also been issued for central Maharashtra and Marathwada.
The landfall of the cyclone is yet to be declared by IMD.(PTI)
The landfall of the cyclone is yet to be declared by IMD.(PTI)
Updated on Jun 01, 2020 07:03 AM IST
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Nisarga, first tropical cyclone since 1891 that may hit Maharashtra coast during June

As the India Meteorological Department (IMD) confirmed on Sunday that weather system in the Arabian Sea would intensify into a tropical cyclone, experts said it would be a rare event for Mumbai and Maharashtra coast in June.
While IMD is yet to declare the landfall site for the cyclone, private weather forecasting agency Skymet said landfall is expected over north Maharashtra and south Gujarat border.(AFP photo)
While IMD is yet to declare the landfall site for the cyclone, private weather forecasting agency Skymet said landfall is expected over north Maharashtra and south Gujarat border.(AFP photo)
Updated on May 31, 2020 09:09 PM IST
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Maharashtra, Gujarat on pre-cyclone alert as Nisarga likely to form over Arabian Sea

The low pressure area formed on Sunday morning around 5.30 am. All environmental conditions are favourable for intensification of the low pressure area into a cyclone but IMD will release the intensity and likely impact of Nisarga (if formed) once they have clearer pictures from the models.
The cyclonic storm once formed is very likely to move nearly northwards till June 2 morning and then recurve north-northeastwards and reach near north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts around June 3 morning.(HT PHOTO.)
The cyclonic storm once formed is very likely to move nearly northwards till June 2 morning and then recurve north-northeastwards and reach near north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts around June 3 morning.(HT PHOTO.)
Updated on May 31, 2020 04:48 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByJayashree Nandi | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
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