Tag: Odisha Rainfall

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Odisha records 12.9 % surplus rainfall this Monsoon

Bhubaneswar: With the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) declaring the end of the Monsoon season this year, Odisha has recorded cumulative rainfall of 1292.2 mm against the LTA of 1144.3 mm which is a surplus of 12.9 per cent between the months of June to September. Eleven districts namely Kalahandi, Puri, Malkangiri, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Khordha, Jagatsinghpur, […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
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Monsoon Defies Met Predictions In Odisha, Rainfall Likely After June 30

Bhubaneswar: Revising earlier forecast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) last week again predicted that the southwest monsoon will touch Odisha by June 22. To be precise, Odisha so far has witnessed thunderstorms and brief spells of rain in a few districts this month while people are still grueling with severe hot and humid conditions. Even […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Odisha To Receive Heavy To Very Heavy Rainfall In Next 24 Hours
Weather Alert: Odisha To Receive Heavy To Very Heavy Rainfall In Next 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: With formation of a Low Pressure Area (LPA) over Northwest Bay of Bengal, IMD on Monday forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in eight Odisha districts in next 24 hours. “Heavy to very heavy rainfall very likely to occur at a few places with extremely heavy rainfall (more than 20 cm) at one or […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
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 […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Fresh LOPAR will induce rains over Odisha from Aug 30 to Sept 4!

Bhubaneswar: Despite the Low Pressure Area (LOPAR) that was developed over northwest Odisha on August 22  is now being stationed over Chhattisgarh and adjoining East MP , there seems no let up in rainfall activities in the State on Sunday. IMD’s customised rainfall predictions for today shows the State is going to receive 121 per […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Depression rains may hit Odisha from Sept 2; State records 42% Monsoon rains in last 26 days!

Bhubaneswar:  The remnants of tropical storm Podul that made landfall in Vietnam early today, and has headed for Myanmar as a depression, will merge in the north Bay of Bengal (BoB) to give a boost to the developing Low Pressure Area (LOPAR) in the region. The forecast predicts that the LOPAR in north BoB will […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Rains in Odisha till Sept 15, to lessen from 16th as LOPAR to move towards TN-Andhra!

Bhubaneswar: Odisha will experience widespread rainfall (means in majority of places) for today and tomorrow on account of the Monsoon trough passing through Digha and thence east-south-eastwards to north east Bay of Bengal. The weather charts of US based Climate prediction Centre shows development of a low pressure zone over Odisha on September 14. But […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Odisha Less Likely To Witness Heavy Rainfall For Next 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Meteorological Centre has predicted light to moderate rainfall at one or two places in northern Odisha but ruled out possibility of heavy rainfall activity in most other parts of the State even in the presence of a cyclonic circulation lying over Jharkhand and its neighbouring areas. Downgrading orange warning issued for several […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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 […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
After Rainfall Period, Odisha To Experience Bone-Chilling Cold Wave Conditions

Bhubaneswar: Though there will be no large change in minimum temperature during next 2-3 days, the Regional Met department has said that cold wave conditions are likely to intensify thereafter with probabilities of night temperatures decreasing by 2-3 degrees over all the districts of Odisha after the said period. There has been a slight decrease […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Unseasonal Rain Effect: Odisha Temperature To Dip By 4-6 degrees

Bhubaneswar: After unseasonal rainfall subsided in all districts of Odisha, cold and foggy weather conditions returned to the State with mercury plummeting by at least two degrees in many places. The minimum/night temperature has recorded a marginal fall as Sonepur was the coldest on Monday with 7.5 degree Celsius, followed by Angul at 9 degree […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Winter Update: Night Temperature Rises But Dense Fog Severely Affects Normalcy In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Even as the minimum temperature across all the districts has risen, normal life was badly affected due to dense fog cover over Bhubaneswar and several other parts of Odisha. Vehicular communication was severely hit with visibility dropping to 10-20 metres at many areas. The situation was such in the pilgrim city Puri that devotees […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
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Lightning Claims 13 Lives In Odisha, Nor'wester Leaves Scores Of People Homeless

Bhubaneswar: At least 13 people have also been reported dead due to lightning and thunderstorm in different parts of the State on Thursday. Lightning claimed lives of two persons each in Sundergarh, Bhanjanagar in Ganjam district and Dhenkanal. Similar deaths were reported from Balikuda in Jagatsinghpur, Keonjhar, Kantabanji in Bolangir, Krushnaprasad in Puri and Maidalpur […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha: 5 Low Pressures In August, Still 3 Per cent Rain Deficit
Odisha: 5 Low Pressures In August, Still 3 Per cent Rain Deficit

Bhubaneswar:  Even after Odisha witnessed seven low pressures since the onset of monsoon and five alone this month, the State, still reported three per cent rain deficit, said Met office. Seasonal district average cumulative #rainfall along with #percentage departure from normal (mentioned within bracket) (till today, #25thAugust 2020) over the districts of Odisha. Color represents […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Light To Moderate Rainfall Likely In Several Odisha Districts
Odisha Rainfall: Red Warning Extended To 13 Districts

Bhubaneswar: The Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar sounded Red Alert for no less than 13 districts of Odisha while predicting heavy rainfall on account of a well-marked low-pressure area over North Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood that lies over northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining coastal areas of Gangetic West-Bengal and north Odisha. As per the […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021