Monday, October 18, 2010
Super Typhoon MEGI has made landfall at Dililacan and Divilacan Bay area at around 11 a.m. IST on Monday.
This Typhoon, with wind speeds of 145/155 knots at landfall, working out to around 270 kmph !!
Ashokbhai informs, With a core pressure at 885 mb, it has become the strongest Typhoon, or any system, to make landfall. The previous record was in 1935, when a Labour Day Atlantic hurricane struck with pressure at 892 mb.in the U.S. No naming of hurricanes was done then.
There are around 500 number of Rain Gauge stations available in Tamil Nadu which are maintained by WRO, TNEB and mostly by Revenue Departm...