Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale Current Affairs, GK & News
Hurricane Ian has hit the US state of Florida. Key facts Category 4 storm Ian hit Florida’s southwestern coast. As one of the most powerful storms in the US history, it has torn apart homes and buildings, leaving some residents stranded. It made landfall near Cayo Costa with the maximum sustained wind speed of 150 ..
Topics: Climate change • Global warming and hurricanes • Hurricanes • Meteorological history of Hurricane Maria • Natural Disaster • Natural Disasters • Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale • Tropical Storm • United States
According to The India Met Department (IMD) Cyclone Fani in South East Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify from a severe cyclonic storm into a ‘very severe cyclonic storm’ as it approaches coastal Tamil Nadu by 30 April. Later, IMD issued red alert for Kerala and Tamil Nadu and asked fishermen to avoid going ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: 2018 North Indian Ocean cyclone season • Cyclone Fani • Hurricanes • India Met Department • Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale • Sumatra • Tropical Cyclone • Typhoons • very severe cyclonic storm