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17:38 PM

Cyclone Yaas-Induced Rainfall Likely To Trigger Medium Flood In Subarnarekha River

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • The water-level in the upper stream of Subarnarekha at Jamshola Ghat in West Bengal-Odisha border touched the danger-level at around 9 pm yesterday.

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17:35 PM

PM Modi Announces Rs 500 Cr Assistance For Cyclone Yaas-Hit Odisha

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday conducted an aerial survey of the cyclone-hit areas of the State and announced Rs 500 crore financial assistance for immediate relief activities.

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12:29 PM

Cyclone Yaas-Induced Rain In Jharkhand Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Subarnarekhaha

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Incessant rain under the impact of cyclone Yaas has triggered flood-like situation in Subarnarekha river which is flowing above the danger mark at Jamosala ghat in Balasore district.

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12:26 PM

Odisha CM Demands 2 long-term Solutions During Prime Minister's Review Meeting of Cyclone Yaas.

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Odisha CM demands 2 long-term solutions during Prime Minister's review meeting of Cyclone Yaas. We demanded modern technology-based cyclone resilient electricity system. We also sought long-term measures for protection of coastal areas: Odisha SRC after PM's review meeting.

12:26 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Odisha Registered 750 Childbirths As Cyclone Ripped Through State

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12:26 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs review meeting to study the impact of Cyclone Yaas in Odisha

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12:26 PM

CycloneYaas affected people in Balasore narrate ordeal

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12:26 PM

Communication disrupted after road washed away in Odisha's Sundergarh

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19:46 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Odisha To Closely Monitor Evacuees, Restoration Personnel For Covid Symptoms

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • The Additional Chief Secretary of Health Department PK Mohapatra has written to the districts collectors of Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Puri, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Angul and Khordha on Thursday.

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19:44 PM

PM Modi To Visit Cyclone-Hit Areas Of Odisha Tomorrow

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Modi will first land in Bhubaneswar tomorrow and hold a review meeting. He will then proceed for an aerial survey in the affected areas of Balasore and Bhadrak.

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19:44 PM

Number Of Indian Districts Affected By Cyclones Tripled After 2005

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • According to a CEEW study, after 2005, the yearly average of the number of districts in India affected by cyclones tripled and the cyclone frequency doubled. In the last decade alone, 258 districts were affected.

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16:55 PM

CM Naveen To Announce Relief Package

Posted by:-Rashmi Ranjan
  • Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to review damage caused by Cyclone Yaas at 5.30 pm today. The CM is expected to announce relief package.

16:15 PM

PM Modi To Visit Odisha To Review Cyclone Yaas Impact

Posted by:-Rashmi Ranjan
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Odisha and West Bengal on Friday to review the impact of cyclone Yaas on the two coastal States. Modi will first hold a review meeting in Bhubaneswar and then proceed for an aerial survey in the affected areas of Balasore, Bhadrak and Purba Medinipur. He will then hold a review meeting in West Bengal. Read more

16:12 PM

Moderate Flood In Baitarani River, 3 Lives Lost In Odisha, Informs SRC

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • The Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena said that due to heavy rainfall triggered by cyclonic storm Yaas, moderate flood has been reported in Baitarani River. Read More

15:09 PM

Jay Panda Assesses Post Cyclone Yaas Situation In Kendrapara

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Former Member of the Parliament and National Vice President of BJP, Baijayant Panda today reviewed the damages caused by very severe cyclonic storm Yaas in various areas of the coastal district. 

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14:55 PM

Odisha CM Undertakes Aerial Survey Of Cyclone Yaas-Hit Areas To Assess Damages

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • A day after cyclone Yaas left behind a trail of destruction across north-coastal Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday undertook an aerial survey of the affected areas to assess the damages caused by the calamity.

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14:20 PM

Odisha Agriculture Minister Seeks Preliminary Damage Reports In 24 Hrs

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • A day after cyclone ‘Yaas’ ravaged the coastal districts especially Balasore, Bhadrak and Kendrapara in the State, the Agriculture, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry Department on Thursday sought a preliminary report on the damages from the concerned authorities.

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13:52 PM

No Flash Flood Expected In Major Rivers In Odisha: SRC Pradeep Jena

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • No flash flood expected in any of the major rivers except Baitarani despite heavy rain induced by Cyclone Yaas in the State. Bhadrak, Jajpur & Kendrapara districts have been put on alert. If required, people from vulnerable areas will be evacuated: Odisha SRC Pradeep Jena 

13:41 PM

Odisha Agriculture Minister Directs Concerned Authorities to Submit Reports on Damage

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Odisha Agriculture Minister Arun Sahoo directs concerned authorities to submit reports on damage to agriculture, fisheries and animal husbandry sectors to SRC within 24 hours.

13:38 PM

Water Level Rising In Baitarani River Following Heavy Rainfall Induced by Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Heavy rainfall induced by Cyclone Yaas in Baitarani catchment has led to rise in water level in the river. Water flowing near Anandpur at 39mt while at Akhuapada, it has crossed danger mark. Expecting medium flood in Baitarani. Well prepared to face situation: Odisha SRC

13:07 PM

Cyclone Yaas Aftermath: Baitarani In Spate, Others Flowing Below Danger Mark B

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • There is no threat of flash flood in major rivers in northen Odisha as the water level is flowing below danger mark in several rivers other than Baitarani despite overnight rains under the impact of the cyclonic storm. Read Full Story...

12:32 PM

Cyclone Yaas Updates From Affected Regions In Odisha

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Strong winds coupled with torrential rainfall in the wake of very severe cyclonic storm Yaas have wreaked havoc in several coastal and interior districts of Odisha.

    Cyclonic storm Yaas barrelled through the coast of Odisha after making landfall with hostile winds of around 130 to 140 kmph gusting up to 150 know near Bahanaga in Balasore yesterday and ripped across the north interior pockets of the State through Mayurbhanj before entering Jharkhand. The storm has now weakened into a depression. 

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12:13 PM

No Flood Situation In Cyclone Yaas-Hit Regions In Odisha

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • There is no flood situation in Cyclone Yaas-hit regions in Odisha, however, water flowing above danger mark in Baitarani at 38.36 metre. Water level will rise to 40.85 metre in the river. 

    Water flowing below danger mark in Subarnarekha and Budhabalanga, informs EIC, WR dept

11:00 AM

Odisha CM To Conduct Aerial Survey In Worst-Hit Regions Today

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is scheduled to conduct an aerial survey of cyclone ‘Yaas’-hit regions in Kendrapara, Balasore and Bhadrak district in the afternoon today.

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09:38 AM

CM Naveen Patnaik To Conduct Aerial Survey Today

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to conduct aerial survey of Cyclone Yaas affected districts in Odisha today
     

09:36 AM

Rain, Wind Effect In Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Several Places Waterlogged, No Flash Flood Threat In Budhabalanga, Baitarani

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Even as cyclone ‘Yaas’ which crossed the north Odisha coast yesterday has weakened into a depression, the impact of the storm is still felt at several places in Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Balasore and adjoining districts with heavy wind and rain.

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09:36 AM

Covid Vaccination Resumes In Bhubaneswar, Rourkela After Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The vaccination exercise against Covid-19 which was halted in the State in view of very severe cyclonic storm Yaas has resumed today. 

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08:37 AM

Budhabalanga River Flows Below Danger Mark

Posted by:-System Administrator
  • Budhabalanga River flows below danger mark as rain stops and water level recedes after Cyclone Yaas. Earlier on Wednesday, Budhabalanga River was in spate after the devastating cyclonic storm; water was flowing at a height of 23.2 metres at Astia in Mayurbhanj by 6 pm.

07:35 AM

Cyclone Yaas Leaves Trail Of Destruction In North Odisha.

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Uprooted trees, disrupted communication lines, floating cars, damaged houses and perplexed human faces.These are sights which greet one while passing through the cyclone ravaged Balasore and Bhadrak districts on Wednesday. Read Full Story

07:29 AM

Cyclone Yaas In Pics

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Cyclone Yaas In Odisha: The Devastation & Immediate Restoration. See Pics

19:40 PM

CM Naveen Announces Relief For Affected Families

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • Chief Minister Naveen reviewed the post-cyclone situation and announced relief for seven days for all the families of 128 marooned villages of the cyclone-affected districts. The CM also said that the major roads will be restored for communication in next 24 hours. Similarly, the CM assured that 80% restoration of electricity supply in affected districts  in next 24 hours.

     

    The Chief Minister congratulated all the Panchayat representatives, districts administrations, community organisations, police for their excellent work in evacuation. The CM also thanked the doctors and health workers for continuous health service in the affected districts during the cyclone.

19:33 PM

Restoration work in full swing by East Coast Railway

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

19:32 PM

Restorations, Rescue Ops Begin In Ravaged Areas Of Odisha, West Bengal

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

19:23 PM

'Red Warning' for 9 Odisha districts

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • SRC issues advisory to Collectors of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar & Dhenkanal. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at a few places over these districts. Read More

19:23 PM

Waterlogging in several villages of Nilagiri in Balasore

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

19:23 PM

Sea Water Gushes Into Village Along Talsari Coast In Balasore

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

19:23 PM

Yaas weakens into cyclonic storm: IMD

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • The Severe cyclonic storm Yaas weakened into cyclonic storm at 17.30 pm. Under the influence of high vertical wind shear over the region and weaker outflow in the upper levels, it would weaken further into a deep depression during next 3-4 hours, informed the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

19:23 PM

Despite Cyclone Yaas, Odisha Maintains Liquid Oxygen Supply To Nation

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • Despite being hit by Cyclone Yaas, the Odisha government has ensured the uninterrupted supply of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) which is required by several states where the cases of Covid-19 are still high. The Odisha government officials said that the uninterrupted supply of LMO was due to proper planning by the government. Read More

17:42 PM

Damage Caused By Cyclone Yaas Is Less Than What We Had Estimated

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • The damage caused by Cyclone is less than what we had estimated. Clearance of uprooted trees and restoration of electric poles underway at different places. Our teams will continue to remain deployed as long as it is necessary, said NDRF DG SN Pradhan to OTV

17:21 PM

NDRF carries out road clearance work in Bhadrak

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

17:19 PM

Rainwater enters houses, submerges roads in Balasore

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

17:19 PM

People throng Paradip beach to witness sea situation after landfall

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

17:17 PM

ODRAF carries out road clearance and restoration work in Jajpur

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

17:10 PM

Extensive damage to trees in Balasore's Nilagiri: Odisha SRC

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • Cylone Yaas caused extensive damage to trees in Nilagiri area in Balasore district. However, there is no major loss to electric infrastructure. Next 12 hours crucial for Mayurbhanj as wind speed is likely to increase. Over 1 lakh people evacuated in the districtm informed the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC). 

17:06 PM

Red Cross volunteers prepare relief packets to be distributed in Cyclone Yaas-hit areas

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

17:04 PM

No Flood In Subarnarekha, Says Top Odisha WRD Official

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • Chief Engineer of Odisha Water Resources Department (WRD) Jyotirmaya Rath dismissed reports raising fears of flood in Subarnarekha river following cyclone Yaas that battered Balasore and Bhadrak districts today.

    “Water level in Subarnarekha and Budhabalang rivers have remained almost same till now. And there is no danger of flood. However, we are keeping close vigil on these two rivers,” Rath said. Read More

16:28 PM

Cyclone Yaas Completes Landfall, Weakens Into Severe Cyclone

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • The landfall process of "very severe" cyclonic storm 'Yaas' in Bay of Bengal has completed and it has weakened into "severe cyclonic" storm. Read More

15:46 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Restoration, Rescue Operations Begin On War-Footing In Storm-Hit Odisha-WB

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • With the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas weakening into a severe category after ripping through the north-coast of Odisha upon making landfall between north of Dhamra and south of Balasore, disaster management troops engaged in the storm battle have launched rescue and restoration operations on a war-footing. Read More...

15:15 PM

Cyclone Yaas Will Weaken In 3 Hours: IMD Chief

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas has completed the process of landfall & crossed the coast between 10:30-11:30 am with a wind speed of 130-150kmph, informs IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra.

    Cyclone Yaas will weaken in 3 hours & the wind speed will reduce to 60 kmph in 6 hours. It will turn into deep depression tomorrow morning & move towards Jharkhand. Heavy rainfall will continue for 12 hours, added Mohapatra.

     

14:56 PM

Cyclone ‘Yaas’: No Major Damages Reported As Storm Crosses Odisha Coast

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The very severe cyclonic storm 'Yaas' has crossed north Odisha coast at 20 km south of Balasore between 10 and 11.30AM  today.  Read More...

14:41 PM

WATCH: Storm Within A Storm!

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14:38 PM

Elderly Woman Breaks Down While Narrating How Cyclone Yaas Damaged Her House

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14:28 PM

NDRF Personnel Carry Out Road Clearance Work In Bhadrak

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14:03 PM

ODRAF Team Clearing Roads In Kendrapara

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13:42 PM

WATCH: Swell of the sea!

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13:11 PM

Road Clearance Work In Full Swing In Mayurbhanj District

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13:03 PM

Cyclone Yaas Effect: Station & District-Wise Average Rainfall in Odisha

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau

13:01 PM

Watch: Cyclone Yaas Bears Down on Odisha’s Bhadrak & Balasore

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau

12:59 PM

Fire Teams Clearing Trees Toppled by Cyclone Yaas in Odisha's Bhadrak

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau

12:58 PM

Flash Flood Situation in at Least 10 Villages in Odisha

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Flash-flood situation in at least 10 villages under Basudevpur block of Bhadrak district. Sea water ingression in some villages in Baliapal block of Balasore.

12:56 PM

Cyclone Yaas Makes Landfall, Phenomenal Sea Condition Till Tomorrow: IMD DG

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Very severe cyclonic storm Cyclone ‘Yaas’ started processing for landfall at around 9 am, which will continue till next three hours for completion.

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12:50 PM

Amid Landfall Of Cyclone Yaas, IMD Says Kendrapara Records Highest Average Rainfall In Last 24 hours

Posted by:-Suryakant Jena
  • As per data released by the Regional Met Centre of the IMD in Bhubaneswar, Kendrapara has received the maximum of 211.5 mm of average rainfall in the last 24 hours followed by Jagatsinghpur with 166.8 mm rain. In terms of stations, Chandbali has reported 288 mm of rainfall. 

     

11:34 AM

VSCS Yaas Will Continue Landfall Process For 2 Hours More, Says IMD

Posted by:-Suryakant Jena
  • Cyclonic storm Yaas lies 25 km south of Balasore & moving at a speed of 14 kmph. It is now crossing the coast to the south of Balasore and the landfall process will continue for 2 more hours. Windspeed remains between 130 to 140 kmph gusting up to 150 kmph, says IMD

11:00 AM

Landfall Process Will Take Around 3 Hours To Complete: IMD

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Landfall process is continuing. It will take around 3 hours to complete. 30 km south-southeast of Balasore at 0930 hours IST, informs India Meteorological Department.

10:57 AM

Cyclone Yaas: Landfall Between North Of Dhamra And South Of Balasore, Will Take 4 Hrs To Complete

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas has made landfall between the north of Dhamra and south of Balasore. The process will take around 3-4 hours to complete. As earlier the very severe cyclonic storm was hurtling at 15kmph towards north Odisha coast, almost all models had predicted the landfall place between Dhamra and Balasore. Read More...

10:48 AM

As Cyclone Yaas Landfall Process Begins, Strong Winds Uprooted Many Trees In Bhadrak

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10:05 AM

Cyclone Yaas Makes Landfall On Odisha Coast, To Continue For 3 To 4 Hours

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The Director-General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra has informed that the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas has made landfall on Odisha coast between north of Dhamra and south of Balasore at around 9 am today. Read More...

09:43 AM

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Process Will Take 3-4 hours To Complete: SRC

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas landfall started at about 9 am between north of Dhamra & south of Balasore close around Bahanaga block coast, the process to continue for 3-4 hours to complete. Maximum impact to be in Balasore & Bhadrak. Wind speed to be about 100kmph in Mayurbhanj: SRC Pradeep Jena

09:24 AM

Sea Water Enters Villages In Talsara Region Of Jaleswar

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09:22 AM

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Process Has Commenced Around 9 AM: IMD

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    Cyclone Yaas landfall process has commenced around 0900 Hrs IST. It is centred about 50 km south-southeast of Balasore, informs IMD.

09:19 AM

Cyclone Yaas Updates: Rainfall, Decreased Intensity Of Storm & More

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • With very severe cyclone Yaas about to hit Odisha-West Bengal coasts in few hours, the Regional Meteorological Department has issued more updates on the forecast and impact of the storm so far.  Read More...

08:37 AM

Cyclone Yaas Now Centred About 40-Km East Of Dhamra & 80-Km South-Southeast Of Balasore

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08:22 AM

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Nears Odisha-WB Coast With Ferocious Intensity

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The very severe cyclonic storm Yaas has already started to batter the northern coastline of Odisha with powerful winds and rain as it is set to make landfall in a few hours from now. As per the statement of the India Meteorological Department, the storm will cross the Odisha-Bengal coasts to the north of Dhamra and south of Balasore around noon today with sustained wind speed of 130 to 140 kmph. Read More...

08:16 AM

Cyclone Yaas Is 40-km Away From Dhamra: IMD Chief

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas is 40-km away from Dhamra in Bhadrak district, informs IMD DG Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

08:12 AM

Cyclone Yaas: Ahead Of Landfall, Strong Winds & Rainfall Hit Balasore District

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08:04 AM

Sea Turns Rough At Digha In West Bengal's Purba Medinipur Dist

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07:56 AM

Strong Winds And Heavy Rain Hit Bhadrak As Cyclone Yaas Nears Landfall

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07:19 AM

Strong Winds Coupled With Heavy Showers Lash Dhamra Ahead Of 'Yaas' Landfall

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06:38 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Is Now About 60km East Of Dhamra, 90km East-Northeast Of Paradip & 105km South-Southeast Of Balasore

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas lay centred over northwest Bay of Bengal near latitude 20.7°N and longitude 87.45°E, about 60 km east of Dhamra, 90 km east-northeast of Paradip, 105 km south-southeast of Balasore: IMD
     

05:02 AM

Landfall To Be Delayed, May Start Around 10-11am

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas movement per hour around 12kmph. Landfall to be delayed, may start around 10-11am. Wind speed around 130kmph . Landfall around Basudevpur- Bahanaga area ( slight north/ south of the area): SRC Pradeep Jena 

03:36 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas To Cross Odisha Coast Between Dhamra & Balasore Around Noon Of 26th May

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas to cross Odisha coast between Dhamra and Balasore around noon of 26th May with wind speed of 130-140KMPH: IMD

    Cylone Yaas is now about 100km east of Paradip & 90km southeast of Dhamra


     

03:05 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Is Now About 110km East Of Paradip

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The very severe cyclonic storm Yaas is now about 110km east of Paradip, 170km south-southeast of Balasore, 160km south-southeast of Digha & 110km southeast of Dhamra. The current intensity near center: 130-140kmph gusting to 155kmph, informs IMD

    Dhamra reporting 60-70 kmph wind and rain, Tweets SRC

01:50 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Now About 120Km ESE Of Paradip

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas moving ahead in NNW, now about 120km ESE of Paradip. Increased wind & rain seen in & around Paradip. Wind action & intensity will gradually increase. So also rainfall: Odisha SRC Pradeep Jena

23:54 PM

Cuttack & Bhubaneswar To Experience Wind Speed Of 60-70 kmph

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar fall under the violet zone and are likely to experience a wind speed of 60-70 kmph, says SRC Pradeep Jena
     

23:46 PM

Process Of Landfall Is Likely To Begin At Around 5 am

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The next 8-10 hours are crucial for us. The process of landfall is likely to begin at around 5 am. The wind speed is likely to shoot up to 145-185 kmph after the landfall, says SRC Pradeep Jena 
     

23:26 PM

More Than 5 Lakh People Evacuated In Odisha: SRC

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • More than 5 lakh people have been evacuated in Odisha, informs SRC

    Details of evacuation:

    - Balasore: 1,43,000

    - Kendrapara: 1,05,000

    - Bhadrak: 94,000

    - Mayurbhanj: 43,500

    - Jagatsinghpur: 21,000

    - Cuttack: 15,500

    - Puri: 14,000

    - Koenjhar: 10,000

22:45 PM

Flight Ops At Biju Patnaik International Airport Suspended In View Of Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • In view of the weather warning by IMD, flight operations at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar will be suspended from 11 pm today to 5 am May 27

22:35 PM

JTWC Changes Landfall Place of Cyclone Yaas To Mouth Of Budhabalanga River Estuary

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • In a major change in its prediction, the Joint typhoon Warning centre (JTWC) has recently changed the landfall place of Cyclone Yaas.

    In its latest bulletin, the JTWC has observed that Cyclone Yaas will make landfall at the mouth of Budhabalanga river estuary. The latitude and longitude it mentioned of are 21 deg North and 87.5 deg East.
     

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22:33 PM

‘Yaas' Turns Into 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm', Lays Centered About 180Km Off Paradip

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclonic storm Yaas has turned into a 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm' and is currently moving at a speed of about 15kmph in the sea, informed the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

     

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22:02 PM

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Inching Closer To Odisha's Paradip & Balasore

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas, located about 160 km east-southeast of Paradip, 250 km south-southeast of Balasore; to intensify further and to cross north Odisha-West Bengal coasts between Paradip and Sagar Islands during 26 May as a VSCS: IMD

21:00 PM

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm 'Yaas' Now Lays About 160 Km Off Paradip Coast

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas intensifies into a very severe cyclonic storm, now lays about 160 km off Paradip coast, informs IMD DG Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

21:00 PM

Radius Of The 'Eye' Of Cyclone Yaas Is Said To Be 35 Kms

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Doppler radar at Paradip spots the eye of Cyclone Yaas. Radius of the 'Eye' is said to be 35 kms; areas falling in the route of the eye suffer massive destruction 

20:55 PM

NO COVID19 Vaccination Tomorrow In Bhubaneswar In View Of Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

19:31 PM

WATCH | Dhamra In Bhadrak District Experiencing Strong Winds, Rainfall

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

19:28 PM

Odisha SRC Briefs On Evacuation Drive & Preparedness In Places On High Alert

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • As many as 4,000 personnel of NDRF, ODRAF, Fire Services and Police have been deployed at strategic places; 52 NDRF, 50 ODRAF, 206 Fire Services, 86 teams of Forest dept have been pressed into service: Odisha SRC

    SRC Pradeep Jena briefs on preparedness for approaching cyclonic storm 'Yaas'.

     

19:25 PM

Villagers Allege No Electricity, Cooked Food At Cyclone Shelter

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • At a time when the State machinery is busy in evacuating people from the line of fire of Cyclone Yaas, allegations of mismanagement at a cyclone shelter in Baunshagadia village under Balasore’s Bahanaga block dampened the spirit of other people who wanted to shift to shelter points.
     

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18:05 PM

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Reviews Readiness To Tackle Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik reviews readiness to tackle Cyclone Yaas, says, "All precautionary measures have been taken. Every life is important and zero causality is the policy of the government."

17:50 PM

Over 2 Lakh Evacuated In Odisha As Cyclone Yaas Inches Closer

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • With cyclone Yaas approaching towards  the Odisha coast, the State government has so far evacuated more than 2 lakh people from vulnerable locations to safer places in 10 districts which are likely to be affected by the storm. 

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17:48 PM

Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Movement Updates

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas is moving at a speed of around 15 kmph and now lies about 200 km off Paradip coast, informs IMD DG Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra #Odisha

17:16 PM

Evacuation Drive Underway In Several Districts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas: As many as 2,10,000 people in 10 districts have been evacuated by 4 pm today 

    Details of evacuation:
    Balasore: 74,132
    Bhadrak: 73,103
    Kendrapara: 41,685
    Jagatsinghpur: 9122
    Puri: 3500
    Mayurbhanj: 3382
    Jajpur: 3059
    Cuttack: 1915
    Dhenkanal: 420
    Koenjhar: 303
     

16:13 PM

Evacuation Drive Underway In 7 Districts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • #CycloneYaas: Evacuation drive underway in 7 districts in #Odisha; 1,55,129 persons have been evacuated so far.

    Details of evacuation:

    Balasore: 46,828
    Bhadrak: 72,970
    Mayurbhanj: 3200
    Puri: 3500
    Kendrapara: 18,391
    Jagatsinghpur: 9122
    Jajpur: 1118

16:13 PM

Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Updates

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas over Westcentral & adjoining Eastcentral & north Bay of Bengal moved north-northwestwards with a speed of about 16 kmph during past 6 hrs, about 220 km south-southeast of Paradip, 330 km south-southeast of Balasore: Bhubaneswar MeT Centre

16:07 PM

Movement Of Vehicles Restricted Between Chandikhole & Balasore

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Jajpur district administration imposes restrictions on the movement of vehicles between Chandikhole and Balasore and vice-versa from midnight to noon tomorrow in view of Cyclone Yaas
     

15:12 PM

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Will Be Near Bhitarkanika National Park: JTWC, US-GSF

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • In the early morning hours of today, Cyclone Yaas turned into a severe cyclonic storm. The system had moved in parallel to the Puricoast during the last 12 hours. Therefore, Bhubaneswar witnessed rain since midnight. Read More...

15:05 PM

Cyclone 'Yaas' To Make Landfall By Tomorrow Morning, 4 Coastal Dists In High Risk Zone: Odisha SRC

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • As many as four coastal districts- Kendrapara, Jagatisnghpur, Bhadrak and Balasore have been put on high risk zone as the State government braces to tackle the impact of impending Cyclone ‘Yaas’ which is threatening to cause large scale destruction in the coastal belt of the State during landfall on May 26 morning. Read More...

14:58 PM

NDRF Earmarks Highest-Ever Number Of Teams For Odisha, WB

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has earmarked its highest-ever number of teams for deployment in Odisha and West Bengal as part of its preparations for the impending cyclone Yaas, a senior officer said on Tuesday. Read More...

     

     

14:22 PM

Cyclone Yaas Likely To Hit Tomorrow Morning (May 26) Around Dhamra: SRC

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas likely to hit tomorrow morning (May 26) around Dhamra (few km north). We have alerted district authorities of Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur to prepare for landfall anywhere between Bhitarkanika & Balasore. Continue evacuation in full scale, informed SRC

    Administration of districts that are likely to come under direct impact of Cyclone Yaas have fortified all hospitals with additional strengthening of doors & windows. PW Dept ensuring all such facilities while Health Dept taking care for uninterrupted services to patients, added SRC.

12:29 PM

Bhubaneswar Regional MeT Issues Warning Signals For Ports

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Bhubaneswar Regional MeT issues warning signals for ports in view of Cyclone Yaas: 

    --Great Danger (GD) Warning 10 (GD10) at Paradip & Dhamra Ports

    --GD Warning 8 (GD8) at Puri Port

    --Local Cautionary Signal No.3 (LC3) at Gopalpur Port

11:26 AM

Cyclone Yaas Likely To Make Landfall Close To Dhamra In Odisha: IMD Chief

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas is likely to hit Odisha's coastline between Balasore and Bhadrak district somewhere near Dhamra, the Director-General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra informed OTV while pinpointing the impact of the storm which will turn into very severe cyclone category before making landfall around the forenoon of May 26. Read More...

10:27 AM

Cyclone Yaas Impact Will Be High 6 Hours Before & After The Landfall: IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas impact will be high 6 hours before & after the landfall. Big trees & electric poles may get uprooted. Dhamra is likely to witness maximum damage. People should stay indoors during cyclone:  IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

10:25 AM

Cyclone Yaas Likely To Intensify Into 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm' By Today Evening: IMD DG

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas likely to intensify into 'very severe cyclonic storm' by today evening. Rain has already begun and it will continue. Windspeed in districts like Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur will reach around 80 kmph after today midnight: IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

10:12 AM

Cyclone Yaas: Updates From Dhamra Port In Bhadrak Dist

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
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09:06 AM

Cyclone ‘Yaas’: Here’s A List Of Do’s And Don’ts As Storm Intensifies

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • As the severe cyclonic storm is fast approaching the coast, which is likely to make landfall between North Odisha and West Bengal tomorrow, the government has started evacuating people from vulnerable areas to safe places in sensitive districts with taking measures for rescue, relief and restoration works.

     Here is a list of Do’s and Don’ts before, during and after the cyclone. Read More...

09:02 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Lays About 360 Km South-Southeast Of Paradip

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
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08:55 AM

North Odisha To Witness Heavy Rainfall Due To Cyclone Yaas: Regional MeT Centre

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Paradip has so far received maximum rainfall due to the impact of  Cyclone Yaas. North Odisha to witness heavy rainfall due to the cyclonic storm: Umashankar Das, senior weather expert at Regional MeT Bhubaneswar

08:13 AM

Cyclone ‘Yaas’ Over Bay Of Bengal Intensifies Into Severe Cyclonic Storm

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The cyclonic storm over east-central Bay of Bengal intensified into a severe cyclonic storm late on Monday night. It will intensify further and transform into very severe category storm in next 12 hours. Read More...

07:58 AM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Currently Lays About 360 Km South-Southeast Of Paradip

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas over Eastcentral Bay of Bengal moved north-northwestwards with a speed of about 9 kmph during past 6 Hrs & about 360 km south-southeast of Paradip, 460 km south-southeast of Balasore

    Cyclone Yaas Satellite Image

22:46 PM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Currently Lays About 710 km North-Northwest Of Port Blair

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclonic Storm ‘Yaas’ currently lays about 710 km North-Northwest of Port Blair (Andaman Islands), 450 km South-Southeast of Paradip (Odisha), 550 km south-southeast of Balasore (Odisha) and 540 km south-southeast of Digha (West Bengal): IMD
     

22:08 PM

Cyclone Yaas Moves North-Northwestward, To Cross Between Paradip & Sagar Island Around Balasore: IMD

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

21:50 PM

Odisha Prohibits Use Of Generator Sets Post Cyclone To Prevent Back Current

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Odisha government on Monday prohibited use of generator sets for private purposes during electrical restoration works in the aftermath of cyclone Yaas.

    Read Full Story

20:58 PM

Cyclone Yaas Expected To Bring Strong Winds With Speed Ranging 155-165 KMPH

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

20:33 PM

Cyclone To Make Landfall Around Balasore; Red, Orange Warnings Issued For Several Districts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The special weather bulletin issued by the Bhubaneswar Meteorological Centre on Monday evening further confirmed the likely landfall area of Cyclone Yaas between Paradip and Sagar islands, around Balasore district.

    Read Full Story

     

20:28 PM

Odisha Eases Covid-19 Negative Report Rule For Cyclone Management Work

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Odisha government on Monday relaxed the rules of mandatory Covid-19 negative report for those coming to the State for cyclone management work. 

    Read Story

20:02 PM

Watch Video: Cyclone Yaas Impact; Rainfall, Winds Pick Up In Several Coastal Odisha Districts

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau

19:52 PM

Strong Winds and Turbulent Sea in Kendrapara as Cyclone Yaas Nears Odisha Coast

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau

18:45 PM

Odisha Govt Cancels Leave Of Staff Till May 31

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Odisha government has cancelled government holidays and leave of government employees in view of impending cyclonic storm Yaas.

    According to a notification issued by the General Administration and Public Grievance Department, the government holidays and leave of government servants have been cancelled till May 31 by the order of the Governor.

    Know Details

18:41 PM

Odisha Suspends COVID Vaccination, Testing And Survey In 3 Districts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • As Cyclone Yaas comes closer to make a likely landfall in Balasore district, the Odisha government has suspended the ongoing COVID vaccination, testing and door to door survey in three sensitive districts from May 25 to 27.

    Read Story

18:29 PM

Cyclonic Storm Yaas Is About 490 Km South-Southeast Of Paradip: Bhubaneswar MeT

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cyclone Yaas over East-central Bay of Bengal moved north-north-westwards with a speed of about 7 kmph during past 6 hours, is about 490 km south-southeast of Paradip, 590 km south-southeast of Balasore: Bhubaneswar MeT Centre Odisha

    Cyclone Yaas Movement

17:47 PM

We Will Fight The Two Threats And Win: Odisha CM

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the State is facing two major threats- Covid-19 and cyclone 'Yaas'- and sought full cooperation of all to tackle the twin challenges.

    Read Story

     

17:47 PM

ADG Law & Order Reviews Preparedness At Balasore, Bhadrak

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • With the latest update from Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) that the Cyclone Yaas is likely to make landfall somewhere around Balasore district, the State machinery is gearing up to evacuate vulnerable people from its path.

    Click To Read Full Story

     

17:19 PM

Leave & Holidays Of Odisha Govt Employees Cancelled

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha cancels leave and holidays of government employees to manage human resource, material and logistics for the areas likely to be affected by Cyclone Yaas

17:18 PM

Odisha SRC Urges People Not To Use Generators After Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha SRC urges people not to use generators from 6 am to 6 pm after the Cyclone Yaas; says, "Back current is produced due to the use of generators causing deaths and injuries to electricity officials."

17:00 PM

Odisha SRC On Preparedness For Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Directives have been given to evacuate people from today and the evacuation drive should be complete by tomorrow afternoon. Arrangements to provide masks, cooked food, sattu, and biscuits to children at cyclone shelters have been made: Odisha SRC
     

16:34 PM

Odisha CM Urges People To Move To Cyclone Shelters Or Safer Places

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik addresses people of the State ahead of Cyclone Yaas and urges people to move to cyclone shelters or safer places and use double masks; says, "Cyclone is not new for us. We are well prepared to face both the challenges- cyclone and Covid19."

16:34 PM

Evacuation Ops To Wind Up By Tomorrow Afternoon, Odisha SRC Issues Do’s & Don’ts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • As many as 52 NDRF teams will be pressed into service in post cyclone rescue and relief operations. 22 teams have already arrived while 30 more will reach the State by tonight.

    Know Details

15:49 PM

Cyclone To Make Landfall During May 26 Noon, Predicts Bhubaneswar MeT Centre

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Very severe cyclonic storm Yaas is expected to make landfall during May 26 noon between Paradip and Sagar islands around Balasore, predicts Bhubaneswar MeT Centre

15:49 PM

Odisha SRC Orders For Timely Evacuation Of People

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha SRC directs collectors of districts likely to get affected by #CycloneYaas for timely evacuation of people & complete the entire process by tomorrow noon; also orders contractors to shift labourers engaged in constructions works from temporary camps to safer places

15:28 PM

People Across Odisha Resort To Panic Buying In View Of Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  •  With the memory of Fani and the horrors it unleashed still fresh, people were seen rushing to the market at various areas across Odisha to stock up on essential goods as impending cyclone ‘Yaas’ nears. Read More...

15:05 PM

Amit Shah Interacts With Odisha, Bengal & Andhra CMs On Yaas Preparedness

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday took stock of preparedness with Chief Ministers of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal to deal with cyclonic storm Yaas (pronounced as 'Yass') in the Bay of Bengal. Read More...

14:41 PM

Cyclone ‘Yaas’ To Cause Severe Damages To Kutcha Houses, 4-5 Metres High Tide: DG, IMD

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Coastal districts in the northern parts of the State including  Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Balasore and Bhadrak are most likely bear the brunt of cyclone ‘Yaas’ which is likely to hit the coasts between North Odisha and West Bengal on May 26 noon. Read More...

14:38 PM

Cyclone Yaas Heading Towards Paradip, Kendrapada To Be Worst Hit

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • With the Cyclone Yaas coming into existence in Bay of Bengal, now all reputed models world over have concluded that this very severe cyclonic storm will make landfall at around 21deg North latitude and 87 degree longitude. Read More...

13:51 PM

Top Odisha Bureaucrats Assigned Rescue, Relief Ops In Sensitive Districts

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The Odisha  government on Monday instructed the top brass of the State bureaucracy to oversee rescue and relief operation in various coastal districts even as the weather department predicted  cyclonic storm ‘Yaas’ is most likely to hit the coasts between North Odisha and West Bengal on May 26. Read More....

13:18 PM

Maximum Wind Speed To Be Between 155 & 185 Kmph When It Hits The Coast: IMD DG

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas: Wind speed to increase after midnight of May 25 & reach around 120-130 kmph by the next morning (May 26).Maximum wind speed to be between 155&185 kmph when it hits the coast. Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara,Bhadrak & Balasore to be most affected:IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

    Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur likely to witness sea waves of 2-4 metres high due to Cyclone Yaas, said Mohapatra

12:09 PM

Cyclone ‘Yaas’: Get Details On Landfall, Rain-Wind Warnings And Areas To Be Affected

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The deep depression over East-central Bay of Bengal, which had remained practically stationary during past 6 hours, today intensified into cyclonic storm. Read More...

12:01 PM

NDRF To Deploy 99 Teams Across Odisha, WB, AP, TN and Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas: NDRF has committed 99 teams across Odisha, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Andaman & Nicobar Islands, informs DG SN Pradhan

11:54 AM

Balasore Dist Admin Directs Traders To Remove All Banners & Hoardings

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • In view of the impending Cyclone Yaas, Balasore district administration directs traders to remove all banners & hoardings by today evening.

11:48 AM

CM Naveen Patnaik To Address People Of Odisha At 4 PM Today

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to address the people of the State at 4 PM today; likely to speak on Cyclone Yaas & COVID-19 situation

11:44 AM

Met Centre Issues Cautionary Signal No. III For All Odisha Ports

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • CycloneYaas: Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar issues Local Cautionary Signal No. III (LC- III) in all ports of Odisha

11:38 AM

Secretaries Given Charge Of Districts To Review Preparedness & Relief Ops

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • CycloneYaas: To review preparedness & relief operations, secretaries have been given charge of districts likely to get affected by the cyclone- Hemant Sharma (Kendrapara), Saswat Mishra (Jagatsinghpur),VV Yadav (Bhadrak), Vishal Dev (Balasore), Suresh Basist (Mayurbhanj) 

11:08 AM

Lockdown Restrictions Relaxed For 2 Days In 10 Odisha Districts

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • In view of the impending Cyclone ‘Yaas’, the Odisha government on Monday announced relaxation in lockdown in 10 districts for two days. Read More...

11:03 AM

Several Jellyfishes Found Dead At Sea Beach In Puri

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Several jellyfishes found dead at sea beach in Puri; CycloneYaas impact suspected

    Several jellyfishes found dead at sea beach in Puri

09:59 AM

Cyclone 'Yaas' Likely To Hit Odisha-WB Coast On May 26 Noon

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The deep depression over east-central Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclonic storm and is likely to hit the Odisha-West Bengal coast on May 26 noon. Read More...

09:57 AM

Union Home Minister To Hold Meeting With CMs Of Odisha, AP, WB To Review Cyclone Preparedness

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Union Home Minister Amit Shah to hold a meeting via video conference today with the chief ministers of Odisha
    Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to review preparations in view of Cyclone Yaas 

09:25 AM

Deep depression Over BoB Intensifies Into Cyclonic Storm

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Deep depression over east-central Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm.

09:23 AM

Lockdown Restrictions Relaxed In 10 Odisha Districts In View Of Impeding Cyclone

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Lockdown restrictions relaxed in view of impeding Cyclone Yaas in 10 Odisha districts- Balasore, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Puri, Jajpur, Cuttack & Khordha.

    Street corner/road-side shops/stand-alone shops/ OMFED shops/ milk booths/bread and shops dealing with food and essential items, vegetables, fish, meat, egg and milk are allowed to operate between 7AM to 1PM on 24th May 2021 (Monday) and 25th May 2021, informed SRC

08:54 AM

Deep Depression Over Bay Of Bengal To Intensify Into Cyclone Today

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The depression over east-central Bay of Bengal, which had intensified into a deep Depression late last night, is very likely to convert into a cyclonic storm by today (May 24). Read More...

08:48 AM

Depression Over East Central BoB Intensifies Into Deep Depression

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Depression over east central Bay of Bengal intensifies into a Deep Depression, to further intensify into a Cyclonic Storm & likely to make landfall by May 26 evening. Heavy rainfall is likely to occur in Balasore, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur & Mayurbhanj: Rajendra Jenamani Odisha

08:29 AM

Balasore District Administration Issues High Alert For Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Balasore district administration issues high alert for CycloneYaas , advises people to keep drinking water ready for at least four days. Those who are living under thatched houses have been advised to move to nearby cyclone centers.

23:27 PM

IMD Issues Red Warning To 8 Odisha Districts

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • With the cyclone Yaas getting closer to Odisha coast, the Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar has issued Red Warning to eight coastal districts of the State for May 26.

    Click Here To Know Details

22:45 PM

Odisha Police On High Alert To Deal With Cyclone Yaas: DGP Abhay

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • While reviewing the preparedness for the impending Cyclone Yaas, the Director General (DG) of Odisha Police, Abhay on Sunday said that the police force in the coastal districts have been put on high alert to deal with any eventuality that might arise due to the possible Cyclone Yaas.

    Read Full Story

     

21:25 PM

SRC Reviews Preparedness Of Districts For Approaching Cyclone

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • "...Had another round of review with collectors of all probable cyclone districts. It appears all Dept and districts are better prepared to minimise inconvenience. Pray God that we serve people with adequate concern and empathy," tweets Special Relief Commissioner Pradeep Jena

21:12 PM

Odisha Panchayati Raj & Drinking Water Minister Reviews Preparedness

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • In the likelihood of Cyclone Yaas hitting the shores of Odisha, the Minister of Panchayati Raj & Drinking Water, Law, Housing and Urban Development on Sunday reviewed the preparedness and directed to strictly follow the SOP and instructions in this regard.

     

    Read Full Story

20:10 PM

10 More NDRF Teams Airlifted To Odisha Tonight

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has started positioning rescue teams in Odisha ahead of impending cyclone ‘Yaas’, which is expected to make landfall somewhere between Paradip and Sagar Islands on May 26 as per the present prediction made by the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

    Read Full Story

20:10 PM

Eastern Railway Cancels 25 Trains, Check List

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • As cyclone Yaas comes closer to make landfall on the east coast of India, the Eastern Railway has cancelled 25 running through this route.

    Check Details Here

19:15 PM

IAF Keeps 11 Transport Aircraft, 25 Helicopters On Standby As Preparatory For Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The Indian Air Force (IAF) has kept 11 transport aircraft and 25 helicopters ready to carry out humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations as part of preparations to deal with the situation arising out of Cyclone Yaas, officials said on Sunday.

    Read More

18:23 PM

ECoR Cancels 25 Trains Due To Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Eastern Railway cancels 25 trains between 24th May & 29th May, due to Cyclone Yaas.

    Train Cancelled

18:01 PM

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Prediction Post Depression Formation: 3 Models Say West Bengal, 1 Bet On Odisha

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Before launching the final attack on the coastlines of West Bengal and Odisha, it seems Cyclone Yaas is taking its position in the Bay of Bengal.

    With the system becoming a depression today, the cyclone genesis has started in the Bay. 

    And the big development today is, going by the first predictions of the reputed models after the cyclone genesis, it seems the eye of Cyclone Yaas may cross the coast between Balasore(Odisha) and Haldia (West Bengal).

    Read Full Story

17:05 PM

Precautionary Measures In Bhubaneswar To Tackle Upcoming Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Precautionary measures are in place to tackle the upcoming Cyclone Yaas. Pumps will be placed at vulnerable points in areas prone to waterlogging.

    Control room no. 0674-2431253 & 18003450061 toll-free have been activated to receive grievance: Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation

15:12 PM

10 More NDRF Teams Will Be Airlifted To Odisha: NDRF DG SN Pradhan

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas: 10 more NDRF teams will be airlifted to Odisha by tonight as SRC sought more rescue teams. Total 32 teams have been kept prepared for the State, informs NDRF DG SN Pradhan to OTV

     

14:56 PM

'Cyclone Yaas' Likely To Make Landfall Between Between Paradip & Sagar Island: IMD DG

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • The developing cyclonic storm 'Yaas' will most-probably make landfall somewhere between Odisha's Paradip and Sagar Islands, the southern-most part of West Bengal. The Director General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra made the major announcement on Sunday. Read More...

14:56 PM

Northern Odisha To Witness Heavy To Very Rainfall: IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Cyclone Yaas: The wind speed will reach 40-50 kmph on May 24 & further gain pace on May 25. Northern Odisha is likely to witness heavy to very rainfall & some places may receive over 20 cm rainfall: IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

     

     

14:30 PM

Well-Marked Low Pressure Over BoB Turns Into Depression

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • CycloneYaas: The well-marked low pressure over Bay of Bengal turns into depression & will intensify into a cyclone by tomorrow morning. It will make landfall between Paradip & Sagar Island on the evening of May 26, the wind speed will be 155 to 165 kmph during landfall 

14:28 PM

Covid Hospitals & Medicals Will Be Provided Uninterrupted Power Supply: Odisha Energy Min Dibya Shankar Mishra

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • All Covid Care Centres, Covid hospitals & medicals will be provided uninterrupted power supply, standby arrangements have been made in case of power outage; leave of all electricity dept employees canceled in view of the cyclone: Odisha Energy Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra

13:54 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Odisha Water Resources & Energy Depts On High Alert To Tackle Cyclonic Storm

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • With the low pressure on East central Bay of Bengal set to turn into a cyclonic storm tomorrow, the Odisha government has pulled all efforts in strengthening it's action plan to tackle the probable disaster. Read More...

13:33 PM

Special Team Formed To Tackle Impact Of Cyclone Yaas : Water Resources Dept EIC Jyotirmaya Rath

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • A special team has been formed to tackle the possible impact of CycloneYaas, work is in progress with the coordination of the concerned district administrations: Water Resources Department Engineer-in-Chief (EIC) Jyotirmaya Rath

    10 districts have been asked to remain vigilant, everyone is in touch with 24-hour control room; leaves of all officers have been cancelled & no one can leave the headquarters,says Rath

12:26 PM

PM Modi Reviews Cyclone Yaas Preparedness

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • PM Modi attends meeting with senior govt officials & reps from National Disaster Management Authority, Secretaries from Telecom, Power, Civil aviation, Earth Sciences Ministries reviewing preparations against approaching CycloneYaas. Union HM Amit Shah was also present.

12:03 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Low Pressure Turns Well-Marked, NDRF Teams Dispatch Ordered

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  •  The Low Pressure over East-Central Bay of Bengal has intensified into a well-marked low pressure system, the Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD informed on Sunday.  Read more...

11:49 AM

Movement Track Of Probable Cyclonic Storm Yaas Can Be Ascertained After Low Pressure Turns Into Depression: Met Centre

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Movement track of probable cyclonic storm Yaas can be ascertained after the low pressure over East-central BoB turns into depression. Under its impact, wind speed will remain 40 to 50 kmph from May 24 evening, 50 to 60 kmph from May 25 & 100 to 110 kmph on May 26: Met Centre

11:38 AM

SRC Pradeep Kumar Jena Reaches Balasore To Review Cyclone Preparedness

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Odisha Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Kumar Jena reaches Balasore to review preparedness in view of CycloneYaas; meeting underway via video conferencing at District Collector's office with all the block & panchayat level officers, focus on zero casualty

11:26 AM

17 NDRF Teams Deployed In 5 Districts: Odisha SRC

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • 7 NDRF teams to be deployed in Balasore district, 4 in Bhadrak, 3 in Kendrapara, 2 in Jajpur & 1 team each in Jagatsinghpur and Mayurbhanj districts. Teams have been directed to reach their respective workplaces by May 24, informs Odisha SRC

11:23 AM

Indian Air Force Airlifts Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief Equipment To Kolkata & Port Blair

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Airlift of 21T of humanitarian assistance and disaster relief equipment & 334 personnel of NDRF by 5xC-130 aircraft from Patna & Varanasi to Kolkata and Arakkonam to Port Blair is currently underway: Indian Air Force

09:48 AM

Low Pressure Over East Central BoB Becomes 'Well Marked'

Posted by:-Suryakant Jena
  • The Low-Pressure became more marked & lay as a well-marked Low-Pressure Area over East-central Bay of   Bengal. It is very likely to concentrate into depression in the next 12 hours. It is very likely to move north­northwestwards, intensify into a Cyclonic Storm by 24th May & further into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during subsequent 24 hours, informs Bhubaneswar Met Centre.

08:32 AM

PM Modi To Review Cyclone Yaas Preparations Today

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • PM Modi to hold a meeting with senior govt officials & reps from National Disaster Management Authority, Secretaries from Telecom, Power, Civil aviation, Earth Sciences Ministries to review preparations in view of Cyclone Yaas today. Home Minister Amit Saha & other ministers will also join.

08:21 AM

Low-Pressure Area Very Likely To Intensify Into A Cyclonic Storm In Next 24 Hrs: Met Centre

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  • Low-pressure system getting more organised as revealed from morning satellite image captured between 4 am to 4.26. Low-pressure area very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm by tomorrow, 24th and into a very severe storm in subsequent 24Hrs: Met Centre

    Cyclone Yaas Satellite Image

22:41 PM

16 More Trains Under ECoR Cancelled

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • In the wake of the impeding Cyclone Yaas, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) on Saturday cancelled 16 more trains under its jurisdiction.

     

    Read Story

22:01 PM

Health Dept's Preparedness For Approaching Cyclone Towards Odisha

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • In view of possible cyclone over Bay of Bengal, #Odisha Health Dept asks Collectors, CDM & PHOs to appoint nodal officers at the block, district level, ensure functioning of control room on 24X7 basis and maintain coordination with SRC office

21:56 PM

ECoR Cancelled 16 More Trains for Cyclone Yaas

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • 16 more trains passing through/terminating trains at ECoR jurisdiction cancelled due to possible cyclone Yaas. 74 trains were previously cancelled: East Coast Railway

21:49 PM

'Every Life Is Precious’: Odisha CM Naveen Reviews Cyclone ‘Yaas’ Preparedness

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday emphasised on saving people's lives as he chaired a high-level virtual meeting to review the State's preparedness to deal with possible Cyclone Yaas over the Bay of Bengal.

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20:29 PM

Cabinet Secy Gauba Stresses For Timely Measures For Zero Loss

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • With cyclonic storm 'Yaas' expected to reach West Bengal and adjoining northern Odisha coasts by May 26 evening, Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba has emphasised that all measures should be taken in a timely manner to minimise loss of lives and destruction of property.

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19:21 PM

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Holds 'Cyclone Yaas' Review

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • "CM said our main aim is to prevent casualty. He directed officials to shift all living in kutcha houses. He also ordered to house limited number of people in each shelter home by following #COVID19 protocols," informs SRC

19:20 PM

Cabinet Secy Chairs Meeting Of NCMC To Review Preparedness Cyclonic Storm Yaas

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba today chairs a meeting of National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) to review the preparedness of Central and State Ministries/Agencies to deal with Cyclonic Storm Yaas in the Bay of Bengal.

    Cabinet Secretary stressed that safety of COVID patients be ensured & disruption of functioning of COVID hospitals & centres avoided. He also advised that steps be taken to maintain generation & movement of oxygen from cyclone-affected areas, to other parts of the country.

18:40 PM

BMC Holds Emergency Meeting Ahead Of Possible Cyclone

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) commissioner Sanjay Singh on Saturday hold an emergency meeting with top officials to discuss preparedness ahead of the ‘very severe cyclonic’ storm Yaas.

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17:30 PM

Cyclone Yaas Will Kiss Odisha Coast On May 26 Morning, Only To Reach West Bengal In Afternoon

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • The season’s first cyclonic storm in Bay of Bengal is just 48 hours away. Though clouds are positioning to develop into a cyclonic storm, the haze over its landfall is getting clear day by day.

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17:27 PM

‘NDRF Is Mentally & Physically Prepared To Face Possible Cyclone In Odisha’

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • After battling with cyclone Tauktae in western India, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is all geared up to help Odisha and West Bengal fight the possible ‘very severe cyclonic’ storm Yaas.

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15:33 PM

Disaster Response Teams To Be Mobilised In Odisha Tomorrow

Posted by:-Suryakant Jena
  • With the Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD on Saturday confirming the formation of a low pressure over East-central Bay of Bengal, the Special Relief Commissioner of the State informed that the authorities of all government departments and various districts are executing their preparations on a war footing to tackle the possible cyclonic storm that may intensify from the low-pressure system by May 24.

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12:58 PM

Low Pressure Forms In Bay Of Bengal; IMD DG Predicts Severe Cyclonic Storm

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  • The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday informed that a low-pressure area has formed over the Bay of Bengal and it will subsequently intensify into a cyclonic storm on May 24.

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12:37 PM

Centre Will Extend All Help to Odisha

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  • Centre will extend all help to #Odisha to deal with the possible cyclone: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

11:25 AM

Some Districts of Odisha Likely to Experience Heavy Rainfall from May 25

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  • Under impact of probable cyclonic storm #Yaas, some districts of #Odisha likely to experience heavy rainfall from May 25. Yellow warning issued for north coastal districts. Wind speed on and off the coastline likely to increase from May 24 evening: Met Centre's Umashankar Das

10:40 AM

Odisha Prepared To Tackle Situation, Says Special Relief Commissioner

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10:37 AM

Low-Pressure Area is very likely to form over East-central Bay of Bengal & Adjoining North Andaman Sea

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  • The Cyclonic circulation over Southeast & adjoining Central Bay of Bengal between 3.1 km & 5.8 km above mean sea level persists. Under its influence, a Low-Pressure Area is very likely to form over East-central Bay of Bengal & adjoining north Andaman Sea: Bhubaneswar Met Centre

    Cyclone Yaas Satellite Image

10:18 AM

Cyclone Yaas: IAF Transports NDRF Personnel, Relief & Rescue Equipment To Odisha From Gujarat

Posted by:-Suryakant Jena
  • The Indian Air Force has deployed 1xC17, 3xC130 and 2xAn-32 for transportation of NDRF personnel and load from Jamnagar to Bhubaneswar and Kolkata in view of possible Cyclonic storm Yaas.

     

10:10 AM

CM Naveen Patnaik To Review Preparedness In 14 Odisha Districts

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • CM Naveen Patnaik to review preparedness for Cyclone in 14 districts of Odisha at a meeting in the afternoon today. Chief Secretary, SRC, Collectors of concerned districts, and other senior officials will also remain present at the meeting. 

07:35 AM

Centre Asks States To Make Covid Arrangements In View Of Approaching Cyclonic Storm

Posted by:-Poonam Singh
  •  The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has written a letter to the Chief Secretaries of all the states that are likely to be affected by the intensified cyclonic storm ‘Yaas', urging the state governments to make adequate arrangements for Covid preparedness, because there is a fear that the storm might compound the public health threat posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Read More...

22:51 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Several Trains Originating, Terminating From Bhubaneswar & Puri Cancelled

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • In the wake of Cyclone Yaas, the East Coast Railway on Friday cancelled several trains originating or terminating from Bhubaneswar and Puri.

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21:57 PM

East Coast Railway Cancels 74 Trains

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  • In view of #CycloneYaas, East Coast Railway cancels 74 trains originating/terminating from & at Bhubaneswar & Puri and trains passing through ECoR in Howrah-Chennai Main Line

21:55 PM

17 NDRF, 20 ODRAF Teams Kept In Readiness, Says Odisha SRC

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • As many as 17 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and 20 Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams have been put on standby to deal with any eventuality arising out of Cyclone Yaas, informed Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena on Friday.

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19:40 PM

Fisheries Dept Brought Back, Coast Guards Are Patrolling Off Paradip Coast

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  • Fisheries Dept brought back almost all fisher folks in the sea except 39; those struck in the sea will be brought back by tomorrow. Coast guards are patrolling off Paradip coast & trying to find out if there is any fisher folk with boat or trawler struck in the sea: #Odisha SRC

17:48 PM

Odisha Govt Issues SOP For Urban Local Bodies

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  • In view of the possible cyclone ‘Yaas’, the State Housing and Urban Development Department has released Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs).

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17:44 PM

#CycloneYaas: Scattered Clouds Organizing; Rainfall Likely In Odisha

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17:16 PM

Odisha Well Prepared To Tackle Possible Cyclone: SRC Pradeep Jena

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Odisha is well prepared and has taken a slew of necessary measures in view of the possible development of a cyclonic storm ‘Yaas’ in the Bay of Bengal, said Special Relief Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Jena on Friday.

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16:44 PM

Cyclone Yaas Big Breaking: ECMWF Changes Landfall Place, Know The Odisha Districts To Be Hit

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  • With less than 48 hours being left for the formation of low pressure area over east central Bay of Bengal, the world’s top cyclone forecasting agency, the ECMWF, based on the sea conditions as on today (May 21), has changed the landfall place from Bhadrak – Balasore in Odisha to Purba Medinipur in West Bengal.

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16:39 PM

Jajpur, Kendrapara Admins Gear Up Ahead Of Cyclone Yaas, Evacuation Plans Ready

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Ahead of the impending cyclone Yaas which is likely to hit Odisha coast later next week, administration in the coastal Odisha districts of Jajpur and Kendrapara held preparatory meetings to deal with the situation, on Friday.

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15:47 PM

Cyclonic Circulation Formed Near Andaman Will Intensify Into Low Pressure Tomorrow & Into Cyclonic Storm On May 24

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

15:28 PM

Low-Pressure Area Very Likely To Form Over East-Central Bay Of Bengal

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15:08 PM

Odisha Govt To Install 24-Hour Control Room, Tollfree Number, Rules Out Flood

Posted by:-Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • Ahead of the formation of a low pressure in north Andaman Sea and its neighbouring East Central Bay of Bengal and possible intensification into a cyclone, Odisha government on Friday informed that it has initiated exhaustive disaster management exercise with arrangements at all level while also ruling out the chances of any flood-like situation in the State.

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14:35 PM

Union Health Secy Writes Letter To Chief Secretary of States of AP, Odisha, TN, & WB

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14:35 PM

Billboards & Hoardings To Removed: SRC Pradeep Jena

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14:35 PM

A low-pressure system is likely to form over Bay of Bengal on May 22

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13:24 PM

Flood-like situation won't arise as it is summer

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • Flood-like situation won't arise as it is summer. However, flash flood and water-logging may be reported from some places and we are ready to tackle it," said Water Resources Department Engineer-in-Chief (EIC) Jyotirmaya Rath. "We will keep tab on river embankments; we are fully prepared for the possible impact of cyclone in 10 districts," Rath added.

13:24 PM

24-hour control room to be set up by 3 departments

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • A 24-hour control room will be set up by Rural Development, Public Works and Water Resources departments. A a toll-free number will be issued to report problems that may arise due to the impact of Cyclone Yaas, informed Water Resources Department Engineer-in-Chief (EIC) Jyotirmaya Rath.

08:10 AM

Odisha Govt Issues Directives For Crop Management

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  • The brewing of a fresh low pressure in North Andaman Sea and its adjoining East-central Bay of Bengal and its likely intensification into a cyclonic storm has trigerred major concerns for crop cultivators amid this pandemic crisis. Read More...

21:49 PM

Odisha Braces For Cyclone ‘Yaas’, Officials On Alert

Posted by:-Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • Less than a week after powerful Cyclone Tauktae battered the west coast of India, a low-pressure system is brewing over the Bay of Bengal and is set to intensify into a powerful cyclone. Eastern states of Odisha and West Bengal are likely to face the brunt of the upcoming storm next week as the storm is expected to make landfall by May 26. Read More...

19:39 PM

Cyclone heading towards Odisha, West Bengal Coast: IMD Chief Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

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17:38 PM

Odisha SRC PK Jena Holds a Preparatory Meeting

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17:07 PM

Will Cyclone Yaas Come Odisha Way? North West Movement Holds The Key!

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  • As per Regional Specialised Metrological Centre, New Delhi, there is convergence among all models that cyclone ‘Yaas’ will take north west course. This is where Odisha comes into picture. Read More...

16:52 PM

IMD Says North Odisha Likely To Be More Affected

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  • The India Meteorological Department on Thursday issued an alert confirming likelihood on formation of a low pressure area over north Andaman Sea and adjoining East-central Bay of Bengal around May 22 and its gradual intensification into a cyclonic storm by May 24. Read More...

16:12 PM

Odisha Govt Lists Out Priority Action Plan To Tackle The Storm

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  • Odisha government on Thursday said that a slew of measures is already up for immediate implementation by various departments on a priority basis in view of the development of a cyclonic storm in Bay of Bengal. Read More...

13:04 PM

Cyclone Yaas may be a severe or extremely severe category storm: IMD Cyclone Centre Chief RK Jenamani

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick
  • IMD Cyclone Centre Chief RK Jenamani said that cyclone may be a severe or extremely severe category storm. It is likely to take the shape of low pressure on May 22 and intensify into a cyclonic storm by May 24. Under its impact, coastal parts of might start to see rain from May 25.

    "The probable intensity of Cyclone Yaas can only be ascertained on May 22 while its track and place of landfall can be predicted on May 23. North Odisha districts are likely to get more affected by the storm," added Jenamani

12:51 PM

Odisha SRC Orders All Depts To Remain Prepared

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  • With a fresh low pressure brewing up in the north Andaman Sea which is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm by May 25 , the Special Relief Commissioner on Thursday directed all the departments to remain ready to tackle the emergency with necessary manpower and machinery. Read More...

11:34 AM

Odisha SRC asks all concerned departments to keep manpower & machinery in readiness

Posted by:-Sharmili Mallick

10:59 AM

High-level virtual meet to discuss the preparedness for #CycloneYaas

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23:55 PM

Cyclone Yaas: Odisha SRC Reviews Preparedness

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  • In the wake of a low pressure area brewing over the Bay of Bengal that can intensify into a cyclone, the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) of Odisha on Wednesday reviewed the preparedness with Collectors of coastal districts. Read More...

17:38 PM

Cyclone Hurtling Towards Odisha-West Bengal Coast

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17:09 PM

4 Models Pinpoint The Landfall Place As Balasore - Digha

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  • While Indian models predict the date of landfall as May 26, ECMWF, US-GSF, CMC and put the date as May 27-28. The wind speed will be 150kmph gusting to 195kmph.  As per the model of this top institute, the probable cyclone ‘Yaas’ will make landfall between Odisha’s Balasore and West Bengal’s Digha. Read More...

15:30 PM

'Cyclone Yaas' Likely To Make Landfall Between Odisha, Bengal Coast On May 26: IMD

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • Director General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra on Wednesday warned that a fresh cyclone might hit the coast between Odisha and West Bengal on May 26. Speaking exclusively to OTV, Mohapatra informed that a low-pressure system will develop around Andaman Sea and its neighbourhood on May 22. It will intensify during the subsequent 72 hours and turn into a cyclonic storm by May 25. Read More

16:00 PM

Cyclone in Bay of Bengal to touch coast on May 26

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15:26 PM

Cyclonic System In Bay Of Bengal Around May 23! Indicates Earth Sciences Ministry

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  • Amid a trail of destruction left by Cyclone Tauktae, the India Meteorological Department on Tuesday indicated development of a fresh cyclonic system in the Bay of Bengal. Read More

17:41 PM

Odisha in the path of cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal ?

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15:13 PM

Cyclone Alert In Bay Of Bengal: Odisha To Face Extremely Severe Storm?

Posted by:-Odishatv Bureau
  • With the Arabian Sea having given birth to extremely severe cyclone Tauktae , hotter Bay of Bengal is poised to give birth to a cyclonic system by the end of May. Whenever the Bay brews up a cyclone, a chill runs down the spine of Odisha. It’s so because, the Bay had given birth to 26 of world’s 30 ferocious cyclonic systems. Read More