via 7 dead, over 270 missing as Tropical Storm “Ockhi” forms just south of India

At least 7 people were killed and more than 270 others are missing as heavy rains hit coastal Tamil Nadu, India and Sri Lanka on Wednesday and Thursday, November 29 and 30, 2017, after a depression in the Bay of Bengal intensified into a Cyclonic Storm “Ockhi.” Ockhi is the third named storm of the 2017 North Indian Ocean cyclone season. Heavy rain is expected across the region at least until Saturday, December 2. The system is expected to further intensify into a Severe Cyclonic Storm as it moves toward Lakshadweep archipelago.

via 7 dead, over 270 missing as Tropical Storm “Ockhi” forms just south of India

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