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अदन की खाड़ी में चक्रवात सागर

अदन की खाड़ी में ‘चक्रवात सागर’का निर्माण देखा गया। 17 मई, 2018 को भारतीय मौसम विज्ञान विभाग द्वारा जारी प्रेस विज्ञप्ति के अनुसार अदन की खाड़ी के ऊपर बना दबाव, पश्चिम-उत्तर-पश्चिम की ओर बढ़ने के पश्चात गहन दबाव का रूप ले लिया और फिर 17 मई, 2018 को ‘सागर चक्रवात’ का निर्माण हुआ। जिस जगह […]

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Should India gear up for cyclone Kyant? (Update)

Update: October 27, 2016 The deep depression over west central Bay of Bengal moved further west-southwestwards in past 6 hours with speed 17 kmph. At about 12 ‘oclock on October 27, 2016 the cyclone lay over west central Bay of Bengal, near latitude 15.7o N and longitude 85.5o  E about 320 km southeast of Vishakhapatnam and 460 km […]

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Dhanushkodi: A Disaster that Wiped out India’s Geography

The remnants of Dhanushkodi, located at the southern tip of the island of Rameswaram on the eastern coast of India in Tamil Nadu, are about 29 km (18 miles) west of Talaimannar in Sri Lanka. The Dhanushkodi railway line, running from Pamban Station, and much of the small town were destroyed in the 1964 cyclone. […]

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Trends and Response Options: Extreme Events in India

The occurrence of a value of a weather or climate variable way above or way below a threshold value normally results in an abnormal weather related event which could be termed as an extreme event. The most commonly occurring extreme events are floods resulting from high precipitation, droughts resulting from deficient rainfall conditions, and heat […]

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