Cyclone #Vardah has turned West towards SE-coast of India .. ADT suggests pressure aroound 995mb! .. https://d2jhuj1whasmze.cloudfront.net/photos/original/pLVQR.gif
Latest satellite visible show that most of convective activity is over N,NW,W quadrants of #vardah. Partly exposed LLCC can also be seen ... https://d2jhuj1whasmze.cloudfront.net/photos/normal/pLW3W.jpg
JTWC continues to forecast a central-coast Andhra as a Cyclone on 12-Dec ... https://d2jhuj1whasmze.cloudfront.net/photos/original/pLWuh.gif
This is what GFS and GEM model suggest about the track of #Vardah .. https://d2jhuj1whasmze.cloudfront.net/photos/normal/pLWO8.jpg
Cyclone #Vardah is expected to be steered WNW by a ridge situated NE of the system
Wind shear is expected to be neutral all along its forecast track, so it'll intensify further during next 48hrs ... https://d2jhuj1whasmze.cloudfront.net/photos/original/pLX6l.gif
@harinipaddy @AfsarOfficial >> As per latest GFS model, JTWC .. #vardah is not expected to make landfall near #Chennai
@harinipaddy @AfsarOfficial @Karthikganesh29 >> We shall wait for latest ECMWF and HWRF model run in next 1 hr !