The Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar of the IMD stated that the deep depression is likely to continue to move northwestwards and intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 12 hours.
“It is likely to reach west-central Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh – south Odisha coasts by December 4 morning. Thereafter it is likely to recurve north-northeastwards and move along north coastal Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coasts during the subsequent 24 hours with a maximum sustained wind speed of 80-90 kmph gusting to 100 kmph,” added the IMD.
Depression #intensified into #DeepDepression over #westcentral adjoining #southeast Bay of Bengal at 0530 IST of 3rd Dec 2021 . Very likely to intensify into a #CyclonicStorm during next #12hours & reach north Andhra Pradesh-Odisha coast by tomoorrow moring. pic.twitter.com/DLqrpihXMb — Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar (@mcbbsr) December 3, 2021