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vayu

(va′ū) [Sanskrit vāyu, wind]
In Ayurvedic medicine, air. It stimulates the skin and its special sense is the sense of touch.
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Tropical Cyclone Vayu crossed the coastal areas of India after which it weakened into a depression.
The wind direction also turned to westerly/southwesterly in the metropolis, Karachi to receive the sea breeze from its coastal belt, which was suspended under the influence of Cyclone Vayu causing soaring temperatures and the heat wave in the metropolis.
In a tweet, India Meteorological Department (IMD) stated, "Cyclonic storm Vayu lay centered at 0530 hrs IST today over Northeast Arabian Sea & neighbourhood, about 280 Km west-southwest of Naliya, 260 Km west-southwest of Dwarka & 360 Km west-southwest of Bhuj."
Dubai: The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) is monitoring tropical storm Vayu off the Arabian Sea that is predicted to weaken by Tuesday and is not expected to have "direct effect" on the UAE.
According to PACA's weather report, 'The latest observations show that cyclone Vayu moved west/northwest in the last few hours.
The presence of very severe cyclonic storm Vayu at some 400 kilometres south of Karachi, which was likely to move in a north-westerly direction for some time and then remain practically stationary, had caused the hot and humid weather in the city and 'suspended sea breeze, which will cause heatwave-like conditions to prevail in lower Sindh,' said Sardar Sarfaraz, chief meteorological officer at PMD.
The "VAYU" in the East Arabian Sea has moved further northwestward during last 12 hours, now lay centered around at a distance of about 410 kilometers South of Karachi, said the Met office on Friday.
In Veraval, a hub of India's fishing industry, and which is where Vayu is expected to make landfall, heavy wind and rain battered the beaches.
It is pertinent to mention here that Cyclone Vayu has intensified further in the East Arabian Sea.
According to chief meteorologist Sindh Abdul Rashid tropical cyclone 'Vayu' is present in Arabian Sea 800 kilometer far from south of Karachi and moving rapidly towards South that might be hit with Indian coast Gujrat.
KARACHI -- The Medical and Health Services Department of Karachi Metropolitan Corporation has declared high alert in all hospitals of KMC and Rescue 1122 Ambulance following warning of 'Tropical Cyclonic VAYU' in coastal areas of Sindh province.
the Pakistan Meteorological Department (MET) has issued a heatwave warning for Karachi in the wake of Cyclone Vayu.