System in Bay to consolidate further

Tropical Cyclone GAJA has started its South West/South journey towards the TN coast. The system has started generating considerable convection due to good outflow. Numerical models continue to indicate continued movement with landfall around Cuddalore to Vedaranyam stretch around Thursday. Having said that weather models continue to indicate uncertainty in track as well as intensity and further consensus is needed before issuing any warnings. Meanwhile, most parts of TN is expected to be dry for the next 24 to 48 hours.