On average, three to four cyclonic storms form in this basin every season.[1]. [13] Without any further information, the IMD stopped tracking BOB 01 on June 22. 2015 Heartland Cyclone CY 4200, Stock #163323 -. Hurricane Fred – PDF – KMZ – SHP. A total of 272,488 homes were destroyed while a further 55,899 sustained damage. It weakened rapidly and dissipated to the north of Bikaner on the following day. An Iranian vessel capsized offshore on November 1, killing one person. [16] The entire state of Odisha was put on alert on June 21–23. Tropical Storm Erika – PDF – KMZ – SHP. Megh took a west-northwestward turn, and made its second landfall over the coast of Yemen on November 10 and weakened into a well-marked low pressure area over mainland Yemen. distinctive given names in written as well as spoken communications is quicker and less subject to error than the older more cumbersome latitude-longitude identification methods Timeline of the 2015 North Indian Ocean cyclone season, North Indian Ocean tropical cyclone seasons, Regional Specialized Meteorological Centre, "Annual Frequency of Cyclonic Disturbances (Maximum Wind Speed of 17 Knots or More), Cyclones (34 Knots or More) and Severe Cyclones (48 Knots or More) Over the Bay of Bengal (BOB), Arabian Sea (AS) and Land Surface of India", "Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert WTIO21 Issued on 06 June 2015 at 1100 UTC", "Rainstorm Ashobaa Slams Oman With Historic Flooding", "Heavy rains cause flooding in southern Oman", "Widespread flooding as Ashobaa brings heavy rains to Oman", "Ashobaa Latest: Gale winds to strike Muscat; Waterlogging in Fujairah", "Tropical Weather Advisory for Indian Ocean - 18/1800z", "Tropical Weather Advisory for Indian Ocean - 19/1800z", "Tropical Weather Advisory for Indian Ocean - 20/1800z", "Heavy rains throw life out of gear in Andhra and Telangana", "Depression off Coast: All Districts on Alert", "Rains disrupt life in many parts of Odisha", "Special Tropical Weather Outlook - 21/0600z", "Special Tropical Weather Outlook - 22/0600z", "Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert - 22/2100z", "Flood-like situation in Gujarat due to heavy rains; 34 dead", "Gujarat's Amreli battles worst flood in 90 years", "Gujarat death toll touches 80, four lakh ex gratia for kin", "Gujarat floods kill 7 lions, more than a dozen still missing", "Rains Kill Four More Lions in Gujarat, Toll Climbs to 9", "Flash flood: Govt announces Rs 300-crore relief package", "Gwalior records 191 mm rainfall in 24 hours, inches closer to monthly normal", "Depression-induced rain floods 14 Odisha villages", "Heavy Monsoon Rain Lashes Uttar Pradesh", "Myanmar Flooding Death Toll Rises as Damage Widens", "Tropical Cyclone Komen Soaking Waterlogged Bangladesh, Myanmar; At Least 33 Reported Dead, 6 Missing", "Flash floods, landslides bring death to southeastern Bangladesh", "Heavy rains trigger floods in Gujarat, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Odisha; 81 dead", "West Bengal flood death toll rises to 69; CM Mamata Banerjee visits affected areas", "Floods wreak havoc, claim 81 lives in three states", "Heavy rains wreak havoc in Manipur, West Bengal and Odisha", "Depression over Rajasthan to weaken rapidly", "Deep depression brings heavy rains, flooding in parts of Gujarat", "Tropical weather outlook for North Indian Ocean Issued at 0600 UTC of 26 October 2015", "Depression over southeast Arabian Sea: RSMC bulletin for the Indian coast", "Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert WTIO21 Issued at 0700 UTC, 28 October 2015", "Tropical weather outlook for the North Indian Ocean issued at 1500 UTC of 28 October 2015", "Tropical Storm Chapala advisory 1 issued at 0300 UTC of 29 October 2015", "Tropical Storm Chapala Advisory 5 Issued at 1500 UTC of 29 October 2015", "Tropical Storm Chapala Advisory 7 Issued at 2100 UTC of 29 October 2015", "Tropical Storm Chapala Advisory 10 issued at 0600 UTC of 30 October 2015", "Chapala Slams Yemen: First Hurricane-Strength Cyclone on Record", "Tropical Weather Outlook for the North Indian Ocean Issued at 0300 UTC of November 5, 2015", "Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert Issued at 02:30 UTC of 05 November 2015", "Deep Depression over eastcentral Arabian Sea", "Yemen - Tropical Cyclones MEGH and CHAPALA", "Yemen: Yemen: Cyclones Chapala and Megh Flash Update 8", "Second deadly cyclone in a week targets Yemen", https://www.webcitation.org/6czPIpqbE?url=http://imdpune.gov.in/weather_forecasting/Images/d-2r.pdf, "Rain batters TN: Jaya announces Rs 500cr relief, IAF in action", "31 people killed in Tamil Nadu in rain related incidents", 2010–2019 North Indian Ocean cyclone seasons, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2015_North_Indian_Ocean_cyclone_season&oldid=994745449, Articles to be expanded from October 2018, Articles with empty sections from October 2018, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2020, Articles which contain graphical timelines, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 17 December 2020, at 09:29. The storm caused severe flooding along the coast, including in Mukalla, the nation's fifth largest city, where the seafront was destroyed by waves exceeding 9 m (30 ft). 4) May 29 th – June 4 th: 150 mph : 938 mb: N/A: Hurricane Blanca (Cat. [nb 2] The Central Pacific, the portion of the Northeast Pacific Ocean between the International Date Line and the 140th meridian west, had its most active year on record, with 16 tropical cyclones forming in or entering the basin. Later that month, Hurricane Marty inflicted $30 million in damage to the southwestern coast of Mexico. [17] Access to many towns in the Malkangiri district was blocked due to flooding. Strong winds there left about $2.5 million in damage. [55] It intensified further, prompting the JTWC to issue a TCFA and the IMD to upgrade it into a deep depression. Tropical cyclones include depressions, storms and hurricanes. In early October, a low-pressure area formed over the Arabian Sea. June 2015 Individual Tropical Cyclones; Name Dates of winds >39 mph Maximum Sustained Winds Minimum Central Pressure Landfall; Hurricane Andres (Cat. [40][41] At least 21 people died in Manipur, 20 of whom perished in a landslide that struck Joumol village. [42], A trough over Madhya Pradesh drifted westwards into eastern Rajasthan and lead to the formation of an area of low pressure in its vicinity on July 24. Cyclones are … It slowly intensified, prompting the JTWC to issue a Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert (TCFA) for the system, but was eventually cancelled despite the improving appearance prior to landfall. [47] Later the same day, the JTWC issued its Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert (TCFA) for the system, and the IMD upgraded the storm to deep depression intensity. The sum of the number of systems and fatalities in each basin will not equal the number shown as the total. View Dealer's Website. One of the Metropolitan cities of India, Chennai had faced heavy damage due to cyclone rainfall last week. [18] At least six deaths took place from flood-related incidents. Neyveli, a mining township southwest of Puducherry, recorded 139 mm (5.5 in) of rainfall on November 9 and 483 mm (19.0 in) of rainfall on November 10[62] of which 450 mm (18 in) fell within a span of 9 hours. About 188,000 people were affected out of a total population of 270,000. The basin subsequently remained quiet with only several weak tropical lows developing, before the first named … Activity across the southern hemisphere's three basins—South-West Indian, Australian, and South Pacific—was spread evenly, with each region recording seven named storms apiece. With the exception of Tropical Storm Risk's initial season prediction in December 2014, all major forecasting agencies called for a below or near-average season, due to the strong 2014–16 El Niño event and colder than average sea surface temperatures. The season concluded with Kate transitioning into an extratropical cyclone on November 11, almost three weeks before the official end. [21], Torrential rains battered Gujarat, with peak accumulations of 636 mm (25.0 in) in Bagasara, 511 mm (20.1 in) in Dhari, and 400 mm (16 in) in Variyav. New list of tropical cyclone names adopted by WMO/ESCAP Panel Member Countries in April 2020 for naming of tropical cyclones over North Indian Ocean including Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea (To be used after the name ‘Amphan’ from the previous list is utilised) WMO/ESCAP Panel Member countries: Column 1: Column 2: [14], Rough seas from the depression caught many fishing vessels off-guard, with at least 150 people reported missing offshore on June 21. The Hirakud Dam authorities had announced that they would be releasing waters on July 13 from the river Mahanadi. The IMD later upgraded the system to a deep depression before it crossed the coast of Tamil Nadu near Puducherry the following day with peak wind speeds of 55 km/h (35 mph) and a minimum central pressure of 991 hPa (29.26 inHg). As the 2015–16 tropical cyclone year opened on 1 July 2015, the newly named Tropical Cyclone Raquel moved south-westward into the Australian region. The above-average activity during the season was attributed in part to the very strong 2014–16 El Niño event. In June, Hurricane Blanca, an early season Category 4 hurricane, killed four people due to rough seas. Chapala rapidly intensified over the Arabian Sea into an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm, becoming the strongest in the Arabian Sea since Gonu in 2007. 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