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Cyclone Phailin enhanced the productivity following its passage: Evidence from satellite data

Lotliker, AA and Kumar, TS and Reddem, VS and Nayak, S (2014) Cyclone Phailin enhanced the productivity following its passage: Evidence from satellite data. Current Science, 106 (3). pp. 360-361.

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Abstract

Over the past decade (2002–2013) the Bay of Bengal has experienced 12 cyclones and 27 tropical storms. The recent one was the cyclone Phailin which was equivalent to a category-5 hurricane on the Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale(SSHWS). The cyclonic storm developed over the north of Andaman and Nicobar Islands on 9 October 2013. Subsequen tly,it propagated towards north-northwest and made a landfall at the Gopalpur coast of south Odisha on 12 October.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Indian Academy of Sciences.
Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology
Depositing User: INCOIS Library
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2014 06:36
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2014 06:36
URI: http://moeseprints.incois.gov.in/id/eprint/620

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