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India - Tropical Cyclone NIVAR update (GDACS, IMD, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 27 November 2020)

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  • After the passage of tropical cyclone NIVAR on 25-26 November over Tamil Nadu State (south-eastern India) the number of fatalities has increased to 5 around the Chennai City area, according to media.
  • Heavy rainfall and strong wind were reported across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, resulting in widespread flooding, damaged buildings and roads.
  • Over the next 24 hours, the remnants of NIVAR will cause moderate to heavy rainfall over some areas of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andhra Pradesh.