The Cyclonic Storm 'HUDHUD' over southeast Bay of Bengal moved westnorthwestwards and lay centered at
1730 hours IST of 8th October, 2014 near lat.12.8°N and long 91.0° E about 970 km southeast of Gopalpur and
1000 km eastsoutheast of Vishakhapatnam. The system would continue to move westnorthwestwards, intensify
further into a severe cyclonic storm during next 24 hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during subsequent
36 hours. The system would cross north Andhra Pradesh & south Odisha coasts between Visakhapatnam &
Gopalpur around noon of 12th October 2014.