Tropical Cyclone "Nanauk" intensifies in Arabian Sea

Tropical Cyclone 02A, formed in the Arabian Sea on June 10, 2014, consolidated and strengthened into a tropical storm named “Nanauk” by June 11th. Forecasters at the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) expect Nanauk to continue strengthening for another day and a half before running into higher wind shear and dry air as it approaches the Arabian Peninsula.Nanauk is expected to hit the coast of Oman between Ras Al Hadd and Ras Madrakah on June 15, according to Oman’s Directorate General of Meteorology and Air Navigation (DGMAN) and Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA).Although the system will weaken by the time it reaches land, a senior official of the DGMAN said the storm is expected to bring in 100 – 300 mm rainfall in 24 hours all over th… »

Source: Solar News