Indirect effects of Cyclone Kyarr to be felt in Oman

T TV Monday 28/October/2019 09:54 AM
By: Times News Service

The Public Authority for Civil Aviation announced yesterday that the centre of the tropical cyclone, Kyarr, is now 1000 km from the coast of Oman.

“The indirect effects of Cyclone Kyarr started today [Sunday] with rising sea waves on the coast of the Sultanate overlooking the Arabian Sea. The sea waves may reach to a height of three to five metres with the possibility of sporadic clouds (high and medium) from Monday evening.” - Metrology Department

The PACA has issued an alert for rough sea weather near the Oman coast for the next few days.

The cyclone has intensified into a Tropical cyclone (Category 4) over the Eastern Arabian Sea.