The weather department has issued a warning regarding the cyclone heading towards Visakhapatnam.
Cyclone heading towards Visakhapatnam, heavy rains to follow
With high-speed winds already forming in the coast, at 50 to 60 km an hour, heavy rains are likely to hit Visakhapatnam and other coastal districts.
Rayalaseema and Telangana regions too are expected to receive moderate rains. The officials at Visakhapatnam are taking precautions to prevent extensive damage due to the cyclone.