Beneath the affect of yesterday’s cyclonic circulation, a Low Strain space has shaped over Northwest adjoining West-central Bay of Bengal off North Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coasts, mentioned India Meteorological Division (IMD) on Saturday.
As per the IMD, mild to average rainfall is prone to happen in a number of elements of Coastal Odisha, South and inside pockets of the State within the subsequent 2 to three days.
Heavy rainfall can be prone to happen in some locations in southern and coastal belt of the State within the subsequent 24 hours. “Heavy rain is prone to happen within the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Rayagada, Koraput, Malkangiri and Nabarangpur,” mentioned IMD.
Equally, the Met division has additionally issued thunderstorm and lightning alert for the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Puri, Khordha, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Balasore, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Angul, Boudh and Nayagarh.
HR Biswas, Director of the Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar, mentioned that the depth of rainfall will lower in Odisha by August 30 and 31, 2021.
Earlier on Friday, the Met division had issued ‘yellow warning’ for heavy rain (legitimate from 0830 hrs IST of 28.08.2021 upto 0830 hrs IST of 29.08.2021) for one or two locations over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Gajapati and Ganjam. Thunderstorm with lightning could be very prone to happen at one or two locations over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khordha, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Angul, Dhenkanal and Boudh.
Day 2 (legitimate from 0830 hrs IST of 29.08.2021 upto 0830 hrs IST of 30.08.2021) Yellow Warning (To be up to date): Heavy rainfall could be very prone to happen at one or two locations over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Bolangir, Bargarh, Jharsuguda and Sundargarh.