Odisha Weather Update: Low Pressure To Concentrate Into Depression In 36 Hours, Yellow Warning Issued For Several Districts
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Bhubaneswar: The fresh low pressure area formed over the Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining central parts of South Bay of Bengal is likely to concentrate into a depression in the next 36 hours and will further deepen in the subsequent 48 hours, informed Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.
“Low Pressure Area lay centered over southwest Bay of Bengal, is likely to concentrate into a depression during next 36 hours & intensify further during subsequent 48 hours. It is very likely to move WNW towards Sri Lanka-south Tamil Nadu coast,” tweeted the Met centre.
#LowPressureArea lay centered over southwest Bay of Bengal, is likely to concentrate into a depression during next 36hrs & intensify further during subsequent 48hrs. It is very likely to move WNW towards Sri Lanka-south Tamil Nadu coast.
— Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar (@mcbbsr) November 22, 2020
Under its influence, light to moderate rain or thundershower is likely to occur at a few places over the districts of North Interior Odisha, Balasore, Kalahandi, Nawarangpur, Kandhamal, and at one or two places over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Gajapati, Ganjam, Rayagada, Bolangir, Cuttack, Nuapara, Nayagarh, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Khurda, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara.
The Met Centre also issued yellow warning for Cuttack, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Rayagada, Koraput, Ganjam, Nabarangpur and Jajpur districts.
On the other hand, the mercury continued to fall across the State with four stations recording minimum temperature below 15 degree Celsius.
As per reports, Sonepur remained the coldest place in Odisha on Saturday with 11.4 degree Celsius followed by Jharsuguda 13.5 degree Celsius, Phulbani 14.3 degree Celsius and Talcher 14.6 degree Celsius.
Today, dense fog occurred at Bhawanipatna of Kalahandi districts and Phulbani in Kandhamal district reducing the visibility to 50 metre while the visibility was 300 metre in Daringbadi and 900 metre in Cuttack respectively, added the Bhubaneswar Met office.
Here is the complete weather outlook for the next few days:
Day 1 (Valid from 8.30 am of November 22 to 8.30 am of November 23)
Light to moderate rain or thundershower very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Kalahandi, Rayagada, Malkangiri and Koraput.
Yellow Warning: Dense fog very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Kalahandi, Bolangir, Jajpur, Jharsuguda, Sundargarh, Angul, Dhenkanal, Kandhamal, and Keonjhar.
Day 2 (Valid from 8.30 am of November 23 to 8.30 am of November 24)
Yellow Warning: Dense fog very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Cuttack and Jajpur.
(Edited by Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty)