| CYCLONE WARNING FOR MAHARASHTRA AND GOA COAST DATED 22/5/2018|
Cyclone warning for Arabian Sea
CYCLONE WARNING FOR
Time: 2330 HRS IST
The Cyclonic Storm ‘Mekunu’ over southwest Arabian Sea moved
north-northwestwards with a speed of 12 Kmph during past 06 hours and lay
centered at 2030 hrs IST of 22nd May 2018 over southwest Arabian Sea near
latitude 10.50N and longitude 56.70E, about 400 km
southeast of Socotra Islands and 780 km south-southeast of Salalah (Oman).
It is very likely to intensify further into a Severe Cyclonic Storm during
next 24 hours and into a Very Severe Cyclonic storm in subsequent 24 hours.
It is very likely to move north-northwestwards and cross south Oman
-southeast Yemen coasts as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm between 530E
and 550E close to Salalah by 26th May, 2018 morning.