Bhubaneswar: The landfall process of the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas began at 9 am between north of Dhamra and south of Balasore around Bahanaga coast and it will continue for two more hours.
The current speed of the cyclone is 130-140 kmph gusting up to 155 kmph.
At 10 30 am, the wind along north Odisha coast was observed to be 80-90 kmph gusting to 100 kmph. Near the West Bengal border, it was 70-80 kmph gusting up to 90 kmph.
Here are the wind speeds in cities of Odisha at 10.30 am from various sources:
Balasore: Govt: 56 kmph. Windy.com: 50 kmph gusting to 100 kmph.
Bhubaneswar: Govt: 35 kmph. Windy.com: 31 kmph gusting to 60 kmph.
Chandbali: Govt: 46 kmph. Windy,com: 42 kmph gusting to 81 kmph.
Paradip: Govt: 30 kmph. Windy.com: 43 kmph gusting to 73 kmph.
Puri: Govt: 21 kmph. Windy.com: 32 kmph gusting to 55 kmph.
Digha: Govt: 31 kmph. Windy.com: 45 kmph gusting to 71 kmph.