A low pressure system which was well marked low over Bay of Bengal had intensified into Depression on 6th December 2017.
Now this Depression over southeast Bay of Bengal moved north-northwestwards is about 875 km to the East Southeast of Machillipatnam.
As per India Meteorological Department (IMD), the system is very likely to move north-northwestwards and reach north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coasts around 9th December morning. The system is likely to intensify further into a deep depression during next 24 hours. However, there is a probability of slight weakening of the system when it reaches near north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coasts.