Tag: Bay Of Bengal

Cyclone Fani: JTWC predicts landfall between Chhatrapur-Chilika; IMD still maintains Puri

Bhubaneswar: With packing severity the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is when a mere 340 km away from Puri, the haze over landfall place and time is seemingly getting clearer now. Both top forecasters have almost predicted the same fact. While the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) in its latest model predict […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Post Fani punch, heat wave to scorch Odisha from May 10

Bhubaneswar: After a lull in the heat wave post Fani striking Odisha coast, the hot season will be back with a bang in Odisha from coming Friday (May 10). The State would hardly get any respite from heat wave till May last. And thunderstorms in Odisha look to subside post Thursday (May 9). The shocker […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Dolphin carcass found near sea beach in Ganjam

Ganjam:  Carcass of a dolphin was found near a sea beach along the shores of Bay of Bengal in Kantiagada village of Ganjam district today. While the carcass was spotted by some local residents, the reason behind the death of the aquatic mammal is yet to be ascertained. Frequent occurrence of such incidents is raising […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
No Heavy Rainfall alert for Odisha in next 2 days: Met department

Bhubaneswar: Even though the southwest monsoon has covered the entire Odisha on Saturday, there is no possibility of heavy rainfall in next two days, predicted Regional Meteorological Centre today. As per reports, interior parts of the State especially Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Bolangir, Phulbani, Malkangiri and Kalahandi will experience rainfall under the influence of the low pressure […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Heavy Rain Alert For Odisha
Red alert for Odisha as low pressure to trigger heavy rainfall

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued red alert for Odisha as a low pressure forming over the Bay of Bengal is intensifying and slowly moving towards the west. A monsoon trap line has become active on the upper part of atmosphere following which some parts of the State have already started to witness […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Rainfall likely to lash several parts of Odisha in next two days

Bhubaneswar: While Odisha has been experiencing rain deficit for past two weeks despite an active monsoon, in what would be a big relief for farming community, the Regional Meteorological Centre today forecast that several parts of the State will get rainfall in next 48 hours under the influence of a low pressure. Heavy rainfall is […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Heavy rainfall in Odisha on August 8 & 9; State 12th in deficient list till date

Bhubaneswar: With the cyclonic circulation over north coastal Odisha and neighborhood now seen lying over northwest Bay of Bengal & adjoining coastal areas of West Bengal and Odisha, and the cyclonic circulation over westcentral & adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh – south Odisha coasts merging with the above cyclonic circulation, a […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Weather Alert: More rainfall likely in Odisha in next 3 days

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued heavy rain alert (Orange warning) for several districts of Odisha in view of a low pressure formed over northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining West Bengal-Bangladesh coast. As per the latest forecast, the low pressure area is associated with the cyclonic circulation extending up to 7.6 km […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Weather Alert: Thunderstorm warning issued for 11 Odisha districts

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre here on Tuesday issued thunderstorm warning for as many as 11 districts of Odisha. As per the latest weather bulletin, moderate thundershower and lightning is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Sundergarh, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Bolangir, Boudh, Sonepur, Kandhamal, Jharsuguda, Angul, Keonjhar and Nuapada. People […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Fresh Cyclonic circulation tomorrow, new LOPAR on Aug 27-28 will bring good rainfall for Odisha!

Bhubaneswar: While more rains are in the offing for Odisha in the coming days, heightened lightning activities will hit the State for today and tomorrow. In addition to the likely development of a cyclonic circulation over west central and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal (near Odisha coast) by around August 22, which will bring widespread […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
weather forecast in Odisha September 9
Rainfall, Thunderstorm Alert In Odisha! Heavy Showers To Lash Southern & Coastal Dists

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar today issued rainfall and thunderstorm alert for as many as 13 districts of Odisha till 10.30AM today. These include Nabarangpur, Malkangiri, Kalahandi, Balasore, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Angul, Bhadrak & Sundergarh. With a fresh low pressure area (LOPAR) forming over North-West Bay of Bengal off Odisha […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Weather Update: Heavy Rain Likely To Lash 5 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar:  The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar on Monday predicted that heavy rain is likely to lash five districts- Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundergarh and Jajpur in the next 24 hours. Laxmidhar Mohapatra, Duty Officer at Regional Met office informed that several parts of Odisha received good amount of rainfall in the past 24 hours. As […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Rainfall Update: Orange Alert for Odisha on August 30, 31; Fresh LOPAR likely on Sept 2!

Bhubaneswar: Even as IMD has predicted formation of a Low Pressure Area  (LOPAR) on August 29 over north Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood, weather models indicate of forming of another LOPAR over southwest central Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood near Odisha coast on and around September 2. Significantly, an analysis of the weather parameters  released […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
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Heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha following low pressure over coast

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday issued heavy rainfall alert for four districts- Ganjam, Kandhamal, Kalahandi and Nabarangpur. As per the latest weather bulletin, a low pressure lies over coastal Odisha and neighbourhood with associated cyclonic circulation. Under its impact, heavy rainfall is likely to lash several places in Odisha in the next […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Mid- September peril: New LOPAR in Bay of Bengal on Sept 16!

Bhubaneswar: With another low pressure area likely over the northwest Bay of Bengal , near Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coast, on and around 16th September, Odisha will experience above normal rainfall activity till the next Tuesday (September 18). The weather models of the Met forecasting agencies like IMD, INCOIS and US-based Climate Prediction Centre (CPC) […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021