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Heat-Wave-Condition
9 Places In Odisha Record 40 Degree Celsius Or Above, Boudh Hottest At 40.8

Bhubaneswar: Mercury continued to rise in Odisha as nine places recorded 40 degree Celsius or more in the last 24 hours, said the Meteorological Centre in the capital city on Friday. Boudh recorded the maximum temperature of 40.8 degree Celsius on Thursday. After Boudh, Bhubaneswar was the hottest at 40.4 degree Celsius followed by Bolangir […]

Light To Moderate Rainfall Likely In Several Odisha Districts
Heavy Rainfall Alert Issued For Cuttack, Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: No respite seems to be on way for the people in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar as the met department has predicted heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours. As per the Regional Meteorological Centre, intense spell of rain is likely to lash the twin cities in the next 24 hours. It […]

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Odisha Records 13 % Deficit Rainfall In Last 2 months

Bhubaneswar: The hopes of adequate rainfall in Odisha now rest on another Low Pressure area which is likely to develop over Bay of Bengal by August 13. As per the Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar, the state received 606.5 mm of rainfall between June 1 and August 11 which is 12 % less than the […]

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Odisha Govt Says IMD Forecast Getting Better With Time, Thanks 'Cyclone Man' Mohapatra

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday showered praises on the India Meteorological Department (IMD), saying weather forecast is getting better with time, a day after cyclone ‘Amphan’ rolled past its coast causing minimal damage in the state. The government thanked IMD’s Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra for accurate predictions. The IMD’s predictions on the cyclone’s trajectory, […]

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Six Killed In Lightning Strikes In Separate Places In Odisha

Keonjhar/Baripada/Balasore: As many as six deaths were reported due to lightning strikes in different parts of Odisha on Friday. As per reports, three youths including two students were killed in a lightning strike while they were out fishing at Badakathara village under Khunta Police limits in Udala of Mayurbhanj district. The lightning struck when the […]

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Rain Again! Odisha Likely To Witness Showers In Next 3 Days

Bhubaneswar: After a brief period of dry weather, several parts of Odisha are likely to witness light to moderate rainfall for the next three days, the Regional Meteorological centre predicted on Tuesday. Duty Officer Sudhakar Mallick informed that several districts will experience light to moderate showers in the next three days under the influence of […]

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Odisha Govt Alerts Collectors On Possible Cold Wave Conditions

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Friday asked all district collectors to take appropriate measures to protect people from the cold conditions as the IMD has forecast cold wave condition in certain pockets of the state. “All collectors are requested to keep a close watch and take appropriate steps to deal with the cold wave situation,” […]

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Thunderstorm And Lightning Alert For 13 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: Amidst the ongoing Cyclone Bulbul threat, the Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar today issued thunderstorm warning for 13 Odisha districts. As per the latest bulletin, moderate thunderstorm and lightning with light to moderate rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Rayagada, Puri, Ganjam, Gajapati, Khurda (including […]

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Weather Alert! Thunderstorm, Rainfall Warning For 4 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar today issued thunderstorm and rainfall warning for four districts of the State. As per the latest bulletin issued by the Met Centre, “Moderate thunderstorm with lightning and light to moderate rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Rayagada, Koraput and Nabarangpur […]

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Heavy Rain Lashes Odisha, More Rains In Next 3 Days

Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain lashed parts of Odisha since Tuesday due to a low pressure area over Bay of Bengal, disrupting normal life even as more downpour was forecast in the next three days. The low pressure area, formed over the west-central Bay of Bengal, is likely to intensify into a depression by Thursday night, the […]

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Heavy rain to lash Odisha in next two days: MeT

Bhubaneswar: Even as flood threat abated in Odisha, heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to lash the state in next two days due to a low pressure in the region, the Meteorological Centre here said on Sunday. Under the impact of a cyclonic circulation over West Bengal and adjoining Bangladesh, a low pressure area […]

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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, […]

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Monsoon trough line triggers rain across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After a long spell of dry weather this monsoon, almost all parts of Odisha have begun to receive rainfall in last 24 hours. Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre authorities today informed that the State will continue to get more rains for the next three days under the impact of a monsoon trough line. Charan Behera, […]

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Weather Forecast: Heat conditions for two more days, rains from June 30 in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Respite from heat wave conditions is not expected in Odisha for next two days even though monsoon winds made onset in the State last week. According to the Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre forecast, almost all parts of Odisha will receive rainfall from June 30. The meteorological department has said that in the next 48 […]

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Weather Alert: Met issues thunderstorm and rainfall warning

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre here on Tuesday issued thunderstorm and rainfall warning for five districts of Odisha till 5:30 PM today. Rayagada, Koraput, Gajapati, Malkangiri and Kalahandi are the five districts which are likely to witness thunderstorm and rainfall. According to the latest bulletin of Met, the said districts are also likely to witness a wind […]

Met issues lightning alert for 19 districts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: While heavy rains continue to lash most parts of Odisha due to monsoon winds and low pressure in Bay of Bengal, the regional office of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued thunderstorm and lightning warning in 19 districts of Odisha on Tuesday. The warning has been issued for Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapra, […]

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Cyclone Maarutha may trigger rains in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Cyclonic Storm, Maarutha, lay centred over east central Bay of Bengal, about 735 km East-Southeast of Paradip, which may trigger rains or thundershowers at few places in Odisha. The cyclone is likely to move northeastwards and cross Myanmar coast near Sandway (Myanmar) around midnight today, according to MeT department. Rains or thundershowers is likely […]

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Cold wave condition in Odisha to continue till next two days

Bhubaneswar: The intense cold wave, which is presently sweeping across Odisha, will prevail till next 48 hours, the local Met office said here today. Talking to the media, Dr Sarat Chandra Sahu, director, Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar, said at present, the blowing of northern wind from the Himalayan region across Odisha begins at night and continues […]

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Rainfall likely in parts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Many parts of Odisha are likely to receive rainfall in the next 24 hours under the influence of a cyclonic circulation formed over Chhattisgarh and Bihar, the local Met Office said here today. As per the Met prediction, some places in Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Deogarh, Angul, Sundergarh, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj districts are likely to […]

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Cold wave intensifies further in Odisha; Daringbadi trembles at 4.3 degree C

Bhubaneswar: The severe cold wave has further intensified in Odisha as most parts of the state came under extreme cold wave conditions with mercury dropping to below 10 degrees Celsius in 11 places. According to a Met release this evening, Daringbadi recorded 4.3 degrees, the lowest temperature in the state this year. Apart from Daringbadi, […]

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'Scientists should guide policy makers in tackling natural disasters

Bhubaneswar: Scientists and researchers working on climate change and analysing natural disasters must step forward to guide policy makers as to how to tackle such issues and chalk out a plan for the future, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today. “People are concerned about climate change and scientists and researchers need to contribute by advising […]

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Depression in Bay of Bengal to turn into cyclonic storm in next 48 hours

Bhubaneswar: The local Met office is yet to confirm about the movement of the depression which is formed over south-south-east Bay of Bengal and centred at  310 km  to the southwest of Port Blair. As informed by Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, head of the Cyclonic Warning Centre, to the media today, the depression will move in northwest […]

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Low pressure in Bay of Bengal, rainfall likely in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Though there is a possibility of rainfall in some parts of coastal Odisha under the influence of a low pressure formed over southeast Bay of Bengal, the Met department is yet to confirm about its effect on Odisha. The low pressure which was formed over south Andaman Sea and its nearby southeast Bay of […]

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Mercury to drop below 10 deg Celsius in South interior Odisha till Nov 30

Bhubaneswar: Mercury will drop below 10 degree Celsius in interior areas of south Odisha in next three days, said the Bhubaneswar Meteorological Centre Director Sarat Chandra Sahu today. While the western part of Odisha will experience minimum temperature in between 10 and 12 degree Celsius, minimum temperature at most areas in the coastal part will […]

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Intense cold wave grips Kandhamal

Bhubaneswar/Kandhamal: With the cold wave beginning to set in most parts of Odisha, normal life has disrupted in Kandhamal district where the temperature dipped to 7.6 degree Celsius today. With sudden dip in temperature, people are seen basking with fire by burning firewood at different places in Phulbani town. Besides, temperature also went down to […]