Overall Red alert Tropical Cyclone for MATMO-19/BULBUL-19
in Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Viet Nam

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Storm Nakri weakens, but is dumping heavy rains on the Central Highlands in Vietnam

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 05:36:00 +0100phuketgazette (en)

Meanwhile AccuWeather says the latest prediction is for landfall somewhere along the coast from Da Nang to Qui Hong later today. “Downpours from Severe Tropical Storm Nakri will increase the risk for flooding across portions of Indochina into early next week.

Deadly Cyclone Bulbul weakens over Bangladesh

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 11:19:00 +0100aljazeera-en (en)

Cyclone Bulbul has weakened into a tropical stormafter killing at least three people in and two others in neighbouring Officials in Bangladesh said on Sunday that the worst was over as the wind speeds dropped to between 70 and 80km/h (43 to 50m/h) with the storm lying over the country's Bagerhat, Barisal and Patuakhali regions.

500,000 evacuated as Cyclone Bulbul makes landfall in Bangladesh

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 07:39:00 +0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Bangladesh i authorities ordered about 500,000 people to evacuate ahead of Cyclone Bulbul, which made landfall at midnight Saturday night. The storm, which is also known as Tropical Cyclone Matmo , made landfall in the world's largest mangrove forest between Bangladesh and India .

500,000 evacuated as Cyclone Bulbul makes landfall in Bangladesh

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 06:28:00 +0100tabnak (en)

Bangladesh i authorities ordered about 500,000 people to evacuate ahead of Cyclone Bulbul, which made landfall at midnight Saturday night. The storm, which is also known as Tropical Cyclone Matmo , made landfall in the world's largest mangrove forest between Bangladesh and India .

500,000 evacuated as Cyclone Bulbul makes landfall in Bangladesh

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 04:29:00 +0100upi (en)

Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Bangladesh i authorities ordered about 500,000 people to evacuate ahead of Cyclone Bulbul, which made landfall at midnight Saturday night. The storm, which is also known as Tropical Cyclone Matmo , made landfall in the world's largest mangrove forest between Bangladesh and India .

A cyclone in a changing climate

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 19:13:00 +0100dhakatribune (en)

Tropical cyclone Matmo is reborn as Bulbul, and the rare overland passage by this cyclone brings a threat to India and Bangladesh . The international media is calling it Matmo, since it originated from the remnant of a Western Pacific tropical storm in the South China Sea in late October of 2019.

Talking the Tropics With Mike: Pacific remains busier with 3 weeks of season left for Atlantic Source: WJAX

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 16:32:00 +0100actionnewsjax (en)

**No areas of concern across the Atlantic that would affect the U.S. or any other land areas ** There's some "disturbed" weather over the far Southwest Caribbean & adjacent Central America. Proximity to land should limit much development. A cluster of disorganized showers & storms are located....

NASA finds a stronger Matmo headed for landfall

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 12:12:00 +0100phys (en)

. by Rob Gutro , NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a panoramic image of 3 tropical cyclones in the northern hemisphere. Cyclone Matmo (left) in the Bay of Bengal, Northern India n Ocean, Typhoon Nakri (center) in the South China Sea, and Tropical Storm Halong (right) in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean.

Proactive response urged as Nakri could be strongest storm of the year

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 03:01:00 +0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

The senior government official on November 8 chaired a teleconference of the Steering Committee with coastal provinces and cities from Da Nang to Ninh Thuan, discussing urgent measures to deal with Nakri, the sixth typhoon from the East Sea this year. The storm is forecast to gain further strength while heading towards the South Central Coast.

NASA finds a stronger Matmo headed for landfall

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 17:59:00 +0100eurekalert (en)

Matmo strengthened from a tropical storm to a storm with hurricane-force in the overnight hours of Nov. 7. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Bay of Bengal, Northern India n Ocean and found Matmo appeared more organized. Warnings are in effect in northeastern India and Bangladesh as Matmo approaches.

Typhoon Matmo won't affect Malaysia - MetMalaysia

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 17:29:00 +0100bernama (en)

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 -- Tropical storm Matmo or Bulbul is now located in the Bay of Bengal near Bangladesh and East India and would not have any impact on Malaysia, said the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) director-general, Jailan Simon.

Penang braces for thunderstorms as typhoons chug towards neighbouring countries

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 04:46:00 +0100bernama (en)

Last Update: 07/11/2019 GEORGE TOWN, Nov 7 -- Penang is bracing for severe thunderstorms from tomorrow to Sunday that can result from two typhoons likely to affect neighbouring countries. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Phee Boon Poh said today he has instructed all....

Tropical Cyclone Matmo is reborn as Bulbul

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 21:06:00 +0100aljazeera-en (en)

Matmo has just revived itself after travelling about 1,800km (1,118 miles) overland. This is an unusual, but not unique, event. Matmo was formed in the Philippine Sea, the birthplace of so many tropical cyclones, on October 24. It formally became a tropical storm in the South China Sea on October....

Penang braces for thunderstorms as typhoons chug towards neighbouring countries

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 14:34:00 +0100malaymail (en)

. An aerial view of George Town on a hazy afternoon is seen from the Komtar building September 11, 2019. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin. GEORGE TOWN, Nov 7 — Penang is bracing for severe thunderstorms from tomorrow to Sunday that can result from two typhoons likely to affect neighbouring countries.

Penang braces for thunderstorms as typhoons chug towards neighbouring countries

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 14:07:00 +0100thesundaily (en)

GEORGE TOWN : Penang is bracing for severe thunderstorms from tomorrow to Sunday that can result from two typhoons likely to affect neighbouring countries. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Phee Boon Poh said today he has instructed all response teams to stand by in....

Penang braces for thunderstorms as typhoons chug towards neighbouring countries

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 13:34:00 +0100bernama (en)

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 7 -- Penang is bracing for severe thunderstorms from tomorrow to Sunday that can result from two typhoons likely to affect neighbouring countries. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Phee Boon Poh said today he has instructed all response teams to stand....

Penang braces for thunderstorms as typhoons chug towards neighbouring countries

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 13:32:00 +0100themalaymailonline (en)

. An aerial view of George Town on a hazy afternoon is seen from the Komtar building September 11, 2019. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin. GEORGE TOWN, Nov 7 — Penang is bracing for severe thunderstorms from tomorrow to Sunday that can result from two typhoons likely to affect neighbouring countries.

Weather: Super Typhoon Halong rages, with additional storms eyeing Vietnam, India and Bangladesh

Wed, 06 Nov 2019 21:38:00 +0100nzherald (en)

Super Typhoon Halong is a 155mph monster swirling in the Northwest Pacific Ocean. It's the third super typhoon to reach Category 5-equivalent status in the Pacific this year, and on Tuesday it became the season's most intense such storm, as it peaked at 180mph.

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Wed, 06 Nov 2019 05:05:00 +0100EC (en)

The Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) has declared a public health emergency for Delhi on 1 November, as pollution levels in the region are severe. Pollution levels peaked to high on 3 November with the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) reaching 708, which is 14 times the safe level of 0-50.

NASA tracking remnants of Tropical Cyclone Matmo

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 18:10:00 +0100eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On Nov. 5, 2019 at 2:05 a.m. EDT (0705 UTC) the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA's Aqua satellite provided a visible image of Matmo 's remnants. The MODIS image showed... Credit: NASA/NRL. NASA's Aqua satellite captured an image of the remnants of Tropical Cyclone Matmo in the Arabian Sea is it headed north toward Bangladesh .

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