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Heavy Rainfall Likely In Many Districts Of Odisha For Next 3 Days

Bhubaneswar: Many districts of Odisha will experience heavy rainfall for three days starting from today, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Regional Centre at Bhubaneswar said. The weather department has issued Yellow Warning for Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Boudh, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, Balasore, Mayurbhanj and Dhenkanal districts with prediction of heavy rainfall today. Besides, thunderstorm with lightning […]

Low Pressure Alert On BoB! Heavy Rain Likely To Pound Odisha Next Week
Odisha Weather Update: Very Heavy Rainfall, Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Several Districts

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD)’s regional centre in Bhubaneswar on Saturday issued Yellow Warning for several districts forecasting heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours (till 8:30 HRS of July 5). The districts which are likely to experience heavy to very heavy rainfall are Kandhamal, Ganjam, Nayagarh and Rayagada. Similarly, heavy […]

Mundali Barrage Receives Season’s First Floodwater; Water Level Below Danger Mark

Cuttack: The season’s first floodwater released by Hirakud dam reached Mundali barrage in Cuttack on Sunday. As per official reports, the water flow at Mundali stood at 1.72 lakh cusecs per second by 6 am. The district administration, however, said that there is no need to panic as the barrage has the capacity to handle […]

Gusty Wind, Heavy Rainfall Batter Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Sudden downpour accompanied by strong winds lashed the capital city today triggering panic and causing much inconvenience to denizens. The local meteorological centre in Bhubaneswar has issued yellow warning for several districts of the State for next few days. A cyclonic circulation which now stretches from West Bengal to Bangladesh is likely to trigger […]

Nearly 110 Dead In 4 Days Due To Heavy Rains Across Country

New Delhi: Nearly 110 people died in rain-related incidents across the country in the past four days, with Uttar Pradesh reporting the maximum deaths, while incessant rainfall in Bihar has badly hit normal life, with almost all areas of capital city Patna under knee-deep waters and people struggling to meet their daily needs. In what […]

Odisha's Gopalpur records highest rainfall in country on Sept 26

Bhubaneswar: With Odisha witnessing an intense rainfall spell between September 24 and 26, Gopalpur on Thursday has recorded the highest amount of precipitation in the country. As per the latest rainfall data with IMD, when Gopalpur in Odisha recorded 102.1 mm today, the temple town Puri recorded around 72 mm and the rainfall amount at […]

Heavy Showers Lash Odisha, Several Districts Put On Alert

Bhubaneswar: A cyclonic circulation over west-central and adjoining southwest Bay of Bengal off South Andhra has been triggering torrential spells of rainfall hitting normal life in many parts of the State since Tuesday. A cyclonic circulation lies over south Andhra Pradesh and neighbourhood and under its impact, several Odisha districts will further experience enhanced rainfall […]

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Weather Alert: More Showers To Drench Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological centre here on Tuesday predicted that north and southern parts of Odisha are likely to witness heavy to very heavy rainfall on August 29 and 30 under the influence of a fresh low pressure area forming over the northwest Bay of Bengal. Several districts including Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Bhadrak are […]

Weather Alert: Heavy Rainfall Warning Issued For 7 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar today issued heavy rainfall warning for seven Odisha districts- Sundergarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Kalahandi, Sonepur, Boudh and Puri. Duty officer, Ajay Nayak informed that the yesterday’s low pressure area over coastal Odisha moved towards Northwest Odisha and its neighbourhood and under its impact several parts will experience light to moderate […]

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Fresh LOPAR Likely To Trigger Heavy Rainfall In Odisha In Next 3 Days: MeT

Bhubaneswar: With a fresh low pressure area (LOPAR) taking shape over the Bay of Bengal, the meteorological centre here on Friday predicted heavy rainfall in several parts of Odisha over the next three days. This will be the third instance of low pressure area triggering downpour in the state in August. Several areas of south […]

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 […]

Likely 'Low' in Bay of Bengal will bring widespread rain for Odisha on Aug 22, 23

Bhubaneswar: After a brief dry period for the coming two days, Odisha will be witnessing another spell of heavy rainfall on August 22 and 23, courtesy the likely formation of a low pressure area in the south Bay of Bengal (BoB). A study of the weather models of IMD, Skymet and INCOIS shows development of […]

Rivers on rise in Odisha but no flood threat for State as rains to abate from today

Bhubaneswar: Even as water-level in almost all the rivers in Odisha are on the rise and are nearing the danger level, no threat of flood looms large over the State as the rainfall is set to abate from today. But the water level in Mahanadi, Budhabalanga, Brahmani and Baitarani is likely to post a rise […]

Very Heavy rainfall in Umerkote, Sonepur, Boudh, Rourkela & Keonjhar; All eyes on Brahmani, Baitarani

Bhubaneswar: With an associated low level circulation persisting over Odisha, very heavy rainfall is predicted at places like Umerkote in Nabarangpur district, many places in districts like Kalahandi, Sonepur, Boudh and adjoning areas of Kandhamal. The precipitation will amount to over 204 mm today. However, the heavy rainfall will not trigger any flood, though high […]

'Odisha will see good precipitation, but it will not precipitate floods in State'

Bhubaneswar: With the satellite images showing scattered cloud cover of very intense convection over Odisha, Monsoon rains have resumed in some parts of Odisha, since last 24 hours. As per IMD and Skymet analyses, Monsoon has become active in Odisha following the formation of a fresh Cyclonic Circulation over the Northwest Bay of Bengal. The […]

Weather Update: Heavy Rain To Lash 13 Odisha Districts Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: After a dry spell for two days, several parts of Odisha will experience rainfall in the next 24 hours. Moreover, 13 districts of the State will experience heavy rainfall tomorrow, predicted the regional Meteorological department here on Saturday. Madan Mohan Das, duty officer of Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar, informed that 13 districts- Mayurbhanj, […]

Depression lays centered in Odisha, heavy rains forecast for Southern dists tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: As this Monsoon’s first deep depression, though has weakened into a depression now, is stationed in Odisha,  the State has witnessed intense rainfall activities on Wednesday. The State, especially south interior Odisha adjoining Chhattisgarh, will experience heavy rainfall (80-90mm) tomorrow (August 8). As of mid-day, the State has received around 7cm rainfall following the […]

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. […]

Odisha's Heavy Rain Hopes Fade Away As Low Pressure Unlikely On Aug 4

Bhubaneswar: The farmers of Odisha had pinned their hopes on a low pressure system formation over Bay of Bengal by August first week. However, their hopes have been shattered as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) today categorically ruled out that there is no possibility of formation of low pressure by August 4. “So far, Odisha […]

Depression in Bay of Bengal on Aug 4, Odisha will record heavy rainfall during Aug 5-8

Bhubaneswar: Rain parched Odisha, which is stuck with the tag of deficient rainfall this monsoon by recording 26 per cent less rain as on Sunday, looks all set to host depression induced heavy rainfall during August 5 -8. The predictions are the whole State will receive heavy precipitation amounting to 4-7cm during the days. As […]

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Heavy rainfall warning issued for next 48 hours in several Odisha districts

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued heavy to very heavy rainfall alert for several districts of Odisha for next 48 hours. As per a press release, a low pressure area which has formed over Northeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood is likely to become more marked and concentrate into a depression during the […]

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 […]

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Conditions favourable for monsoon onset in Odisha by June 20-22

Bhubaneswar: Revising its forecast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) today predicted that the southwest monsoon will touch Odisha by this weekend. HR Biswas, Director of Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar, informed that a low pressure system is expected to form over Bay of Bengal and it is likely to help in further advancement of monsoon. “Conditions […]

Cyclone Vayu begins skirting Gujarat coast, brings heavy rainfall: IMD

Ahmedabad: Moving north-westwards, Cyclone Vayu on Thursday afternoon started skirting the Saurashtra coast in Gujarat while heavy rains which lashed the coastal areas were likely to continue till the evening, the Indian Meteorological Department said. As was feared, the ‘severe cyclonic storm’ did not make landfall in Gujarat but was passing over the Saurashtra region, […]

Monsoon likely to hit Odisha coast in 7 days; pre-monsoon showers from June 13

Bhubaneswar: After playing hide and seek for almost a week, the southwest monsoon is likely to hit Odisha within seven days, predicted India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) regional centre in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. The latest forecast comes in the backdrop of monsoon making onset over Kerala coast, after a delay of six days from its usual […]