Panaji: The cyclone Fani which has hit the East coast will not have any impact on Goa.
“Though the cyclone may have an impact on the east coast of India, we do not see it having any impact on the west coast or Goa. The cyclone’s range is about 1000 kms but it will not impact Goa,” a senior Met Depatment official said.
Responding to a question on the possibility of any such occurrence in the west coast, he said that India Meteorological Department has not forecast any such eventuality for Goa or the Konkan. “IMD has been technologically advanced in forecasting any such occurrence and no such cyclonic forecast for Goa has been predicted,” he stated.