Cyclonic Storm “MAARUTHA” Over East Central Bay Of Bengal – Landfall Expected Over Myanmar Tonight – 16th April 2017

Current Weather Conditions on 16th April 2017 @ 12.30 pm. IST

મારુથા વાવાઝોડું મધ્ય પૂર્વ બંગાળ ની ખા  માં છે – આજે રાત્રી ના મ્યાનમાર માં પહોંચશે – 16 એપ્રિલ 2017



Bulletin No.: 9 (BOB 01/2017)

Sub:  Cyclonic Storm (Maarutha) over East Central Bay of Bengal

Time of issue: 1100 hours IST

Dated: 16.04.2017


Sub: Cyclonic Storm (Maarutha) over eastcentral Bay of Bengal

The cyclonic storm (Maarutha) over eastcentral Bay of Bengal further moved northeastwards with a speed of 32 kmph during past 06 hours and lay centred at 0830 hrs IST of today, the 16 th April, 2017 over eastcentral Bay of Bengal near Latitude 16.7º N and Longitude 92.5ºE, about 420 km nearly north of Maya Bandar (Andaman & Nicobar Islands) and 280 km southwest of Sandoway (Myanmar). The system is likely to move northeastwards and cross Myanmar coast near Sandoway around mid-night of today, the 16 th April 2017.

The details available here IMD Bulletin No.: 9 (Nine)


Bulletin No.: 8 (BOB 01/2017)

Sub:  Cyclonic Storm (Maarutha) over East Central Bay of Bengal

Time of issue: 0830 hours IST

Dated: 16.04.2017


The details of earlier Bulletin is available here IMD Bulletin No.: 8 (Eight)


1 knot= 1.85 km./hour

JTWC Tropical Cyclone 01B MAARUTHA ( Cyclonic Storm “MAARUTHA”) Warning No. 3

Issued at 0300 UTC on 16th April 2017



NRL IR Satellite Image of 01B.MAARUTHA (Cyclonic Storm “MAARUTHA”)

on 16th April 2017 @ 0600 UTC (11.30 am. IST)






UW-CIMSS Automated Satellite-Based
Advanced Dvorak Technique (ADT)
Version 8.2.1
Tropical Cyclone Intensity Estimation Algorithm
Current Intensity Analysis
                     UW - CIMSS                     
              ADVANCED DVORAK TECHNIQUE       
                  ADT-Version 8.2.1                
         Tropical Cyclone Intensity Algorithm       

             ----- Current Analysis ----- 
     Date :  16 APR 2017    Time :   050000 UTC
      Lat :   17:06:35 N     Lon :   92:58:04 E

                CI# /Pressure/ Vmax
                3.3 / 991.3mb/ 51.0kt

             Final T#  Adj T#  Raw T# 
                3.3     3.5     3.5

 Center Temp : -58.0C    Cloud Region Temp : -59.2C

 Scene Type : IRREGULAR CDO* 


 Ocean Basin : INDIAN        
 Dvorak CI > MSLP Conversion Used : CKZ Method  

 Tno/CI Rules : Constraint Limits : NO LIMIT 
                   Weakening Flag : OFF   
           Rapid Dissipation Flag : OFF   

 C/K/Z MSLP Estimate Inputs :
  - Average 34 knot radii :   70km
  - Environmental MSLP    : 1006mb

 Satellite Name :   HIM-8 
 Satellite Viewing Angle : 57.6 degrees 






Distance of the Cyclonic Storm is around 250 kms. at 0500 UTC (10.30 am. IST) as per UW-CIMSS for landfall over Myanmar.



Caution: Please refer/rely on IMD/RSMC Bulletins/Advisories for Storms & Weather related matter.


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