Tag: Heavy Rain In Odisha

Low pressure, Northwest Bay of Bengal, heavy rain in Odisha
Low pressure forms over Northwest Bay of Bengal, likely to become more marked in 24 hours

The low pressure area will bring widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall and extremely heavy rainfall to the State from August 6 to 10.

  • Saturday, 06 August 2022
Low pressure area forms over North Odisha, heavy spells of rain from today
Low pressure area forms over North Odisha, heavy spells of rain from today

In view of the forecast, the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) on Sunday issued advisory to Collectors of all districts. 

  • Monday, 04 July 2022
Rain Havoc In Odisha: 6 Dead, 2 Still Missing, 23.82 Lakh Affected, Says SRC
Rain Havoc In Odisha: 6 Dead, 2 Still Missing, 23.82 Lakh Affected, Says SRC

Six human causalities have been reported including three from Kendrapara district due to wall collapse, one each from Ganjam and Subarnapur districts due to wall collapse and one from Khordha district due to drowning.

  • Wednesday, 15 September 2021
Odisha Set To Witness Heavy Rainfall Till August 1, Says IMD 
Heavy To Moderate Rainfall In Odisha Till Aug 18, Low Pressure In Bay Within 42 Hrs

After a dry spell, Odisha is predicted to record widespread intermittent rainfall from Aug 16 - 18. Light rainfall forecast during 8-9 am in 11 districts on 75th Independence Day

  • Saturday, 14 August 2021
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Heavy rain lashes Sambalpur, throws normal life out of gear

Sambalpur: Heavy monsoon rains continued to lash Sambalpur today throwing normal life out of gear in many parts of the district. The Meteorological department has predicted ‘heavy to very heavy rainfall’ in the next 24 hours. As the heavy downpour continued since yesterday, several streets were flooded while some houses in the low lying areas […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Cyclonic storm to trigger heavy rain in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: North and South Odisha are likely to witness heavy rainfall in next 24 hours due to a cyclonic storm formation over North-West Bay of Bengal, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. Under the influence of the upper air cyclonic circulation over Northwest Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood, a low pressure area has formed over […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Flood Threat: Alert issued as Hirakud opens 25 gates to release floodwater

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government directed Collectors of several districts to remain ‘alert’ keeping in view a possible flood in Mahanadi basin as Hirakud dam opened five additional gates today. Special Relief Commissioner Bishnupada Sethi informed that excess flood water from Hirakud dam is being released through 25 gates. As a result, nearly 8 to 8.5 […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Heavy rain hits normal life in Odisha; to continue for next 24 hours

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack/Puri: The Low Pressure Area (LPA) over Northwest Bay of Bengal has intensified into a well-marked low pressure under the impact of which, almost all parts of the State have been witnessing heavy spells of rainfall since Monday. The Regional Meteorological Science Centre of IMD in Bhubaneswar predicted that under the influence of the well-marked […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Heavy Rain Lashes Odisha, Several Parts Of Malkangiri Cut-off

Malkangiri/Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain lashed several parts of Odisha triggering flood-like situation in Malkangiri cutting-off several parts of the district. Communication in the district has been severely affected with rainwater flowing above several low-lying bridges in Poteru, Kankoraokonda, Kanyashram, MV-90 and Korkunda areas today. Road connectivity between Malkangiri and Kalimela, Kalimela and Padia & Motu areas […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Incessant Rain Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Malkangiri, Rayagada & Kandhamal

Malkangiri/Rayagada/Kandhamal: Heavy rain under the impact of deep depression over northwest Bay of Bengal off north Odisha-West Bengal coasts has triggered flood-like situation in several districts of Odisha like Malkangiri, Rayagada and Kandhamal. Water level in major rivers in the three districts has increased due to heavy downpour since yesterday, submerging many roads and bridges. […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Deep Depression-Triggered Rain Pounds Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Deep depression-induced rain lashed several parts of Odisha today triggering flood-like situation. In the wake of continuous rainfall in several parts of the State, Special Relief Commissioner, Bishnupada Sethi today said that the situation is being closely monitored and Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) and Fire Services teams have been asked to remain […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Several Panchayats Reeling Under Flood In Khurda, Puri; Met Predicts More Showers

Khurda/Puri: Residents of several panchayats in Khurda and Puri district have been battling with flood-like situation following heavy spells of rainfall in river upstream areas since past few days. Under the impact of incessant rainfall, swelling of floodwater from Rajua river, a tributary of Daya river has submerged around 25 villages in five Panchayats of […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Unseasonal Rain Wreaks Havoc In Some Parts Of Odisha, Met Predicts More Shower

Bolangir/Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain accompanied by thunderstorm left a trail of destruction in the western Odisha town of Bolangir last night causing much inconvenience to the city dwellers who woke up to blocked roads and disrupted electricity supply in the town today. Though, there weren’t any reports of casualties, damages to property in the thunderstorm reportedly […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021