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Low Pressure In Bay of Bengal: IMD Warns Odisha
IMD Predicts Moderate Rain, Thunderstorm For Odisha Districts Till Oct 15

As per IMD, several parts of Odisha will experience moderate rain and thunderstorm activities till October 15, 2021.

Drought Threat In Odisha
Odisha Govt Lays Out Action Plan To Tackle Possible Drought In State

The Odisha government on Monday chalked out a comprehensive action plan to tackle any emerging drought situation in the State which appears increasingly imminent in the wake of an acute deficit in precipitation this season.

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Monsoon: Odisha Has Received 27% Surplus Rainfall Till June 17, Says Met

Odisha has received around 25% surplus rainfall till June 17, the Regional Meteorological Department of the IMD informed on Wednesday.

Monsoon Arrives In Odisha
Monsoon Touches Odisha, Will Cover Entire State In 48 Hrs

The Southwest Monsoon has arrived in Odisha, the Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD informed today. The monsoon season which generally marks its presence around June 10 every year has made onset in its usual time. 

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Monsoon Arrives In Kerala; Low Pressure To Bring Rainfall In Odisha: IMD Chief

Southwest monsoon set in over southern parts of Kerala on Thursday. India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday informed that the annual monsoon has made its onset in the southern parts of Kerala today (June 3).

Monsoon Likely To Touch Odisha By June 10-12, Fresh Low Pressure To Help Onset

The Southwest Monsoon winds may make onset in Odisha by June 10 to 12, the Director General of India Meteorological Department, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra informed OTV through a telephonic message. 

Monsoon Onset Over Odisha Likely On June 12-13, State To See Above Normal Rainfall
Monsoon Onset Over Odisha Likely On June 12-13, State To See Above Normal Rainfall

While IMD puts a higher probability of above normal rainfall for the period of June - September, APEC Climate Centre predicts above normal rainfall during June to August in the State. District-wise data shows deficient rainfall in western Odisha 

Action Plan For Flood, Waterlogging In Urban Regions Of Odisha
Odisha Govt Lays Out Action Plan For Management Of Urban Flood, Waterlogging During Monsoon

The Odisha government has prepared a ground-level action plan for smooth management of flood and waterlogging in urban pockets of the State during the upcoming season of Monsoon. 

Monsoon: Odisha Records 36 Percent Surplus Rainfall Till June 21

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD) in Bhubaneswar on Sunday informed that Odisha has received a surplus of 36 percent rainfall this monsoon season till June 21. In the last 21 days Odisha’s average rainfall has been recorded at 172.4 mm which is 36% higher than the expected long term average of […]

Monsoon Effect: Heavy Rainfall In Odisha Likely Over Next Few Days

Bhubaneswar: With low pressure area around Northern Andaman sea in the Bay of Bengal triggering onset of southwest monsoon in Odisha, many parts of the State are expected to receive heavy rainfall over the next few days. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the cyclonic circulation over north-interior Odisha & neighbourhood now lies over […]

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Monsoon Covers Entire Odisha, Heavy Downpour Alert For Several Districts

Bhubaneswar: South West Monsoon winds that touched Odisha two days ago have now covered the entire State, the Regional Met Centre of IMD in Bhubaneswar informed on Saturday. Under the impact of Monsoon, light to moderate rain/thundershower has occurred at most places over the districts of coastal Odisha and at many places over the districts […]

Monsoon Arrival To Odisha Likely Next Week, Met Issues Low Pressure Alert

Bhubaneswar: With the likely formation of a low-pressure area over the east-central Bay of Bengal by Tuesday, the Meteorological Department on Sunday informed that the Southwest Monsoon is likely to advance into Odisha, West Bengal, Sikkim and some parts of North-eastern states by next week. The national weather forecasting agency has informed that conditions are […]

Odisha receives 17 % deficit rainfall; Met predicts rise in intensity after July 18

Bhubaneswar: The delay in arrival of monsoon has pushed the rainfall deficit in Odisha to 17 per cent. However, the intensity of rainfall is likely to increase in the next week, predicted MeT. Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre informed that the State has received 277 mm of rainfall against the normal rainfall average of 336 mm.However, […]

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Monsoon Alert! Low pressure to trigger more rain in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic circulation over Bihar and Jharkhand has intensified into low pressure area and several parts of Odisha will experience light showers in the next 24 hours, informed meteorologist of Bhubaneswar Regional Meteorological Centre, LK Giri on Sunday. “The cyclonic circulation over Jharkhand has intensified into low pressure and it now lay centered over […]

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 […]

Monsoon touches Odisha, to cover entire State by next two days

Bhubaneswar: Despite delay in onset, the southwest monsoon has finally arrived in Odisha giving relief to the people after months of grueling heat wave conditions. Senior scientist of India Meteorological Department (IMD) Mrutyunjay Mohapatra who will take over as its next Director General (DG) on August 1, said, that the monsoon winds will cover the […]

Monsoon rainfall in Odisha
Monsoon to hit Kerala within 24 hours; onset likely to get delayed in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After playing hide and seek for almost a week, the southwest monsoon is likely to touch Kerala coast within next 24 hours, informed India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday. IMD senior scientist, Soma Sen Ray informed that, “The monsoon is moving at much slower pace in east and peninsular India.” Under the present […]

Weather update: Nor’wester relief for Odisha in next few days

Bhubaneswar: Amid delay in arrival of the southwest monsoon, the meteorological department has predicted nor’wester rainfall before the pre-monsoon showers in several parts of the State in next few days. The showers are likely to lower the temperature in most parts of the State including the interior regions where mercury continues to hover above 40 […]

Drought threat looms large over western Odisha

Bhubaneswar: While Odisha may have registered a healthy 12.9 percent surplus rainfall this monsoon season, drought threat looms large over a significant portion of western Odisha. Bargarh, which is also known as the ‘Rice bowl of Odisha,’ along with areas of Sambalpur, Nuapada and Sundergarh have been badly affected by deficit rainfall this monsoon season. […]

Heavy rainfall alert issued for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological Department today issued heavy rainfall warning for several districts of the state for the 48 hours. “Due to a cyclonic circulation developing over Northwest Bay of Bengal which is likely to turn into a low pressure system, most districts will receive light to moderate rainfall in next 24 hours while one […]

Weather Alert: Heavy rain to lash Odisha in next 24 hours

Bhubaneswar: Several parts of Odisha will witness heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, as per the latest forecast of Indian Meteorological Department. The low pressure area formed now lies over Odisha and West Bengal and it is likely to trigger moderate to heavy rain in both the States. Heavy to very heavy rain is […]

More showers in next 24 hours, predicts met office

Bhubaneswar: The southwest monsoon has covered 24 districts in Odisha triggering rains in most parts of the state. The remaining districts will be covered in a couple of days, informed weathermen. “Rain is likely at most places over north coastal and many places over interior and coastal Odisha in next 24 hours. However, the amount […]

Monsoon becomes active in Odisha, to cover entire state in 36 hrs

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Department (IMD) in Bhubaneswar today informed that the southwest monsoon which had weakened after arrival in the State on June 8 has became active again and is likely to cover the entire State within 36 hours. The met office also informed that heavy rainfall may lash northern parts of the State […]

Finally! Rain respite for denizens, cyclonic circulation to bring more showers in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited rains finally lashed Odisha on Thursday bringing much needed respite from the scorching summer heat. The showers were triggered due to formation of cyclonic circulation over west-central Bay of Bengal. The afternoon spell of rains pulled the mercury down in many places, which had been climbing beyond the 40 degree Celsius mark […]

Girls, with faces covered to protect themselves from sun stroke, walk along a road on a hot summer day in Allahabad
No respite from heat, monsoon to remain ‘weak’ for next one week

Bhubaneswar: Hot and humid weather conditions continued across the state despite  early arrival of the monsoon. Although the southwest monsoon reached Odisha on June 8- two days ahead of the scheduled date, city denizens have been deprived of the refreshing showers. Rather, the scorching heat only got unbearable as mercury escalated up to four degree […]