Low pressure area into Arabian sea may become cyclonic storm: Mumbai met dept
A low pressure area is formed into the Arabian sea which might develop into a cyclonic storm and could move towards the coasts of Maharashtra and Gujarat by June 3, a Met statement said on Sunday.
'A low pressure area has formed over southeast and adjoining east central Arabian sea and Lakshadweep area with associated cyclonic circulation extending up to mid- troposphericlevels,' the regional Meteorological Centre, Mumbai, said in a tweet.
A #LowPressureArea has formed over southeast &adjoining eastcentral #ArabianSea and Lakshadweep area with associated cyclonic circulation extending upto midtropospheric levels. It is very likely to concentrate into a Depression over eastcentral & adjoining southeast Arabian Sea— Regional Meteorological Center,Mumbai (@RMC_Mumbai) May 31, 2020
The met department said the low pressure area might turn into a depression and then into a cyclonic storm, which is 'very likely to move nearly northwards and reach north Maharashtra and Gujarat coasts by June 3'.
'It is very likely to concentrate into a depression over east central and adjoining south east arabian sea during the next 24 hours,' it said.