Cyclonic Storm Tauktae Brings Strong Winds and Heavy Rain to India's Coast

Heavy rainfall and strong winds lashed parts of India on May 15, as cyclonic storm Tauktae moved over the country’s west coast.

This footage, posted to Facebook, shows strong winds in Varkala in the south Indian state of Kerala, on Saturday.

The Times of India reported the cyclonic storm was tracking north from the Kerala coast to the Karnataka coast.

The India Meteorological Department said the storm was a tropical depression that would intensify into a cyclone and was forecast to move toward the Gujarat coast. Credit: Kalesh Kumar via Storyful

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