Tag: Rainfall

Brace up for hotter days as temperature likely to rise by 6-8 degree Celsius in next 4 days in Odisha
Brace up for hotter days as temperature likely to rise by 6-8 degree Celsius in next 4 days in Odisha

Nor’wester rain provided respite from the continuous heatwave conditions across several districts in the state. The maximum and minimum temperatures dipped marginally in the last couple of days owing to the rain. 

  • Friday, 12 April 2024
Day temperature may rise by 8-10 degree Celsius in next 3 days in Odisha: MeT
Day temperature may rise by 8-10 degree Celsius in next 3 days in Odisha: MeT

While the rainfall activities have considerably brought down the temperature, providing much-needed respite from the hot conditions, the temperature is likely to reach 40 degree Celsius by the end of March, as per the MeT reports.

  • Thursday, 21 March 2024
Heavy Rainfall Alert
IMD predicts rain in Odisha districts till November 5

As per the IMD, several parts of Odisha are also likely to experience light to moderate rainfall from November 1 up to November 5, 2023.

  • Tuesday, 31 October 2023
Cloud malfunction! Rainfall on tiny patch of road baffles netizens; watch
Cloud malfunction! Rainfall on tiny patch of road baffles netizens; watch

Certainly, there would be a scientific reason behind the incident, but it would take anyone by surprise.

  • Tuesday, 22 August 2023
Farmers in quandary as heavy rainfall damage crops in Odisha
Farmers in quandary as heavy rainfall damage crops in Odisha

In Khordha district, Turintira, Pamphalo, Kurunjipur, Rajas and Somana panchayats under Balipatna block are the worst affected. Since paddy saplings are in knee-deep water, farmers are apprehensive that the saplings would die. 

  • Thursday, 03 August 2023
Kotia School
Holiday declared for schools in several districts as heavy rain continues to batter Odisha

According to sources, the Keonjhar Collector has also directed all Block Development Officers (BDOs) to remain alert for any kind of eventuality arising out of the downpours.

  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023
Low pressure formed over northwest Bay of Bengal
Low pressure forms over northwest Bay of Bengal, IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall in Odisha

Several parts of Odisha are likely to witness rainfall activities under the influence of the low pressure, the IMD predicted.

  • Thursday, 20 July 2023
Flood
Heavy rain triggers flood-like situation in Odisha's Malkangiri

Heavy rain over the last three days has caused a flood-like situation in southern Odisha's Malkangiri district, as large parts have been cut off due to water logging and submersion of roads, an official said on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 20 July 2023
21-year-old youth falls to death in open drain in Cuttack
21-year-old youth falls to death in open drain in Cuttack

“If such negligence continues, then many more deaths will occur and the administration will be responsible for it,” he added.

  • Sunday, 16 July 2023
Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi
Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi

Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi. Watch aerial visuals of waterlogged Mahatma Gandhi memorial at Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in the national capital.

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  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Rainfall likely
Normal to above normal rainfall most likely in these parts of India in July

In the monthly temperature outlook for July, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said the monthly rainfall over the country as a whole during July 2023 is most likely to be normal (94 to 106 % of Long Period Average (LPA) and most probably within positive side of the normal.

  • Friday, 30 June 2023
Boy and girl dance on busy street in rain; internet divided after video went viral, watch
Boy and girl dance on busy street in rain; internet divided after video went viral, watch

The young man and woman can be seen dancing their hearts out on a busy street without being scared and unbothered by the traffic and other commuters. 

  • Monday, 26 June 2023
Rainfall likely
Widespread rainfall in Odisha for next 24 hours, heavy spells in western and interior districts

The districts are Deogarh, Sambalpur, Sonepur, Boudh, Bolangir, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Nuapada, Angul, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Kalahandi and Kandhamal.

  • Monday, 26 June 2023
Rainfall Alert
Monsoon update: Deficit rainfall in June, normal rainfall between June and Sept, says IMD

However, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said that Southwest monsoon seasonal (June to September) rainfall over the country as a whole is most likely to be normal (96 to 104% of Long Period Average (LPA).

  • Friday, 26 May 2023
Over 5,000 lightning strikes in 30 minutes in Odisha
Over 5,000 lightning strikes in 30 minutes in Odisha

As per the IMD, Odisha is likely to witness thunderstorm activity with lightning and gusty winds under the influence of western disturbance.

  • Wednesday, 29 March 2023
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