Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Division (IMD) stated Wednesday that the southwest monsoon is more likely to make its presence felt throughout total Odisha within the subsequent 2-3 days.
A cyclonic circulation has fashioned over eastcentral and adjoining northeast Bay of Bengal between 4.5 and 5.8km above imply sea degree. Underneath its affect, a low strain space is more likely to kind over North Bay of Bengal round June 11.
The low strain space will set off heavy to very heavy and intensely heavy rainfall in lots of elements of Odisha in the course of the interval June 10 to 14.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall may be very more likely to happen at a couple of locations over the districts of Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Angul, Sambalpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Deogarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Malkangiri, Koraput, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Boudh, Sonepur and Nabarangpur districts Thursday.
It should proceed in lots of coastal, and different districts until June 14. Particular Reduction Commissioner (SRC) PK Jena has requested all collectors and municipal commissioners to begin preparations for tackling the conditions after heavy rains.
“Throughout such heavy rainfall, flash floods/flood like state of affairs might happen in numerous rivers, and water our bodies. In hilly areas landslides might happen. Waterlogging might occur in numerous elements together with city and low mendacity areas,” the SRC stated within the letter to the district collectors.
They’ve been requested to take measures to forestall injury to life and property. Authorities have been suggested to maintain all flood shelters able to evacuate folks, if wanted, the letter stated.