IMD DG further informed that heavy to heavy rainfall in the state is likely tomorrow.
Heavy to very heavy rain likley to lash Odisha as low pressure intensifies into depression.
A Low Pressure Area has formed over northeast and adjoining areas of eastcentral Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh-Myanmar coasts. Regional centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) today informed that the system is likely to move west-northwestwards and become more marked during the next 12 hours.
Since Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur and Keonjhar are likely to witness rains under the impact of depression, we are reducing water levels in the reservoirs in these districts, said SRC
The Met department further said that the well-marked low pressure will concentrate into Depression during the subsequent 24 hours.
In a press release, the IMD said a fresh spell of heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely over east-central India from the night of 18th August. The weather bureau has also predicted that under the influence of a cyclonic circulation over south Myanmar and neighbourhood, a Low Pressure Area is likely to form over North Bay of Bengal around 19th August.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday predicted heavy rainfall activities in several parts of Odisha starting from August 18. As per IMD’s Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar, a fresh low pressure area is likely to form over north Bay of Bengal around August 19.
The well-marked low pressure area which concentrated over north-west Bay of Bengal and adjoining Odisha coast intensified into a depression on Sunday.
The low pressure system had formed over north Bay of Bengal on Saturday. As per India Meteorological Department (IMD), the system is likely to concentrate into a depression.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued warning for heavy rainfall in several parts of Odisha ahead of the formation of a low pressure system over north Bay of Bengal.
India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday issued an advisory regarding light to moderate rain/thunderstorm with one or two spells of intense (2-3cm/hour) rainfall in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.
A low pressure area is likely to form over North Bay of Bengal during next 24 hours under the influence of a cyclonic circulation which now lies over west Myanmar and its neighbourhood.The system is likely to become more marked during the subsequent 24 hours and move west-northwestwards thereafter.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said the fresh low pressure system is likely to become more marked during subsequent 24 hours and move west-northwestwards thereafter.
The people of Odisha are now closely monitoring the weather updates as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted formation of another low pressure area around August 13, 2022.
A flood-like situation is expected on Mahanadi due to excess rainfall in the upper catchment areas of Chhattisgarh. More water is entering Hirakud dam due to heavy rainfall in Chhattisgarh.