Cyclone is a region of low atmospheric pressure surrounded by high atmospheric pressure resulting in swirling atmospheric disturbance accompanied by powerful winds.
They are caused by atmospheric disturbances around a low-pressure area distinguished by swift and often destructive air circulation. Cyclones are generally accompanied by violent storms and bad weather.
Read more: Guidelines for Cyclone
1.Remove dead woods or dying trees close to the house; and other objects like loose tin sheds, garbage cans, which can fly in strong winds.
2.Keep a hurricane lantern filled with kerosene, battery operated torches and enough dry cells
3.Keep some dry non-perishable food always ready for emergency use
4.When your area is under cyclone warning get away from low-lying beaches or other low-lying areas close to the coast
5.Switch off electrical mains in your house
6. Remain calm