Cyclone Komen hits Bangladesh coast; heavy rains in West Bengal, Odisha
Cyclone Komen hits Bangladesh coast; heavy rains in West Bengal, Odisha

Cyclonic storm 'Komen' hit the Bangladesh coast on Thursday evening, bringing with it heavy rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha, the MET department said.

Depression over north Bay of Bengal

The well-marked low pressure
area over the sea off Orissa-West Bengal coast has concentrated into a depression over north Bay of Bengal off West Bengal-Bangladesh coast and lay centred about 210 km east of Balasore in Orissa.