The IMD has also warned fishermen not to venture into North Bay of Bengal between July 28 and 30
IMD has predicted heavy rains in Odisha as a low pressure is likely to form over North Bay of Bengal around July 28.
Thunderstorm with lightning is likely to occur in 18 districts of Odisha in next 24 hours
Under the influence of the system, widespread light to moderate rainfall with heavy to very heavy rainfall activity is likely to occur at several parts of Odisha in the next 24 hours.
The Regional Met Centre has also issued an advisory regarding heavy rain in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar in the next 24 hours.
Even as the south-west monsoon has been subdued over Odisha, the State has been receiving light to moderate rain and thundershowers for the past couple of days, said IMD.
Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nuapada, Kalahandi, Keonjhar, Kandhamal, Deogarh in the next 24 hours.
As per IMD, a cyclonic circulation lies over south coastal Andhra Pradesh and the neighbourhood. A low pressure area is likely to form over Northwest Bay of Bengal and the neighbourhood around July 21, 2021.
Light to moderate rain/ thundershower has occurred at many places over South Coastal Odisha in the past 24 hours.
Heavy rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Rayagada, Nabarangpur, Gajapati and Ganjam in the next 24 hours
Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri in the next 24 hours.
The north-south trough from cyclonic circulation over Northwest Bay of Bengal & adjoining coastal areas of Odisha & West Bengal has become less marked.
Heavy rainfall likely to occur in several districts in Odisha in next 24 hours.
A north-south trough runs from north Bihar to north Coastal Andhra Pradesh across Jharkhand and interior Odisha.
Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of North Coastal Odisha in the next 24 hours
The heavy rainfall alert has been issued for the districts of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Balasore, Kandhamal, Boudh, Kalahandi and Ganjam.
IMD on Friday predicted rain and thunderstorm activity in several parts of Odisha.
A Yellow warning for heavy rainfall has been issued for one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Nayagarh, Cuttack, Kandhamal.
Light to moderate rain or thundershower is also likely to occur at a few places over the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar.
The cyclonic circulation over Coastal Andhra Pradesh & neighbourhood now lies over Telangana & neighbourhood between 1.5 & 5.8 km above mean sea level tilting westwards with height.
The trough at mean sea level from East Uttar Pradesh to northwest Bay of Bengal now runs from north-west Uttar Pradesh to northwest Bay of Bengal across East Uttar Pradesh, south Jharkhand and north Odisha
The trough at mean sea level from north Punjab to northeast Bay of Bengal across Haryana, West Uttar Pradesh, north Jharkhand and Gangetic West Bengal persists.
Marshaghai in Kendrapara recorded 225 mm of rainfall in the past 24 hours, informed Regional Metrological Centre in Bhubaneswar.
The cyclonic circulation over south Bangladesh and adjoining northeast Bay of Bengal persist and now seen between 2.1 km and 7.6 km above mean sea level tilting south-westwards with height
As per IMD, a cyclonic circulation lies over south Bangladesh and the adjoining northeast Bay of Bengal between 5.8 and 7.6 km above mean sea level.