Tag: Thunderstorm

Nor’wester relief from heat wave conditions in Odisha
Nor’wester relief from heat wave conditions in Odisha; more in offing

As per the prediction by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the situation is likely to continue for the next four to five days across the State.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Thunderstorm likely in 24 hours; IMD sounds yellow warning for heatwave for Odisha districts
Thunderstorm likely in 24 hours; IMD sounds yellow warning for heatwave for Odisha districts

"Gradual rise in maximum temperature (Day Temperature) by 4-6°C during next 4-5 days at many places over the districts of Odisha," said IMD.

  • Sunday, 14 April 2024
Yellow warning for thunderstorm, lightning issued for 15 Odisha districts
IMD issues alert for thunderstorm with lightning in several Odisha districts in next 3 hours

As per IMD,  there is a possibility of a considerable drop in the maximum or the day temperature in Odisha in the next 24 hours.

  • Sunday, 31 March 2024
2 killed, 6 'Saptarishi' statues at Ujjain 'Mahakal Lok' collapse after thunderstorm
2 killed, 6 'Saptarishi' statues at Ujjain 'Mahakal Lok' collapse after thunderstorm

The 'Mahakal Lok' corridor project, worth Rs 856 crore (total expenditure of two phase project) was unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 11, 2022.

  • Monday, 29 May 2023
Nor'wester Alert For Odisha
Nor'wester Returns To Odisha: IMD Puts Major Alert For Districts

Odisha is likely to witness thunderstorm activities under impact of Nor'wester from today. The India Meteorological Department has issued warning on the inclement weather for several districts of the state till March 31. Thunderstorm, rainfall, lightning and gusty wind may be experienced during this period.

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  • Wednesday, 29 March 2023
4-month baby girl killed, several houses damaged in thunderstorm and heavy rainfall in Odisha
Rain fury: 3 killed, several houses damaged in separate incidents in Odisha

Meanwhile, IMD has issued yellow warnings for 17 districts that are expected to experience heavy rain and thunderstorm activities today.

  • Sunday, 19 March 2023
Thunderstorm in Odisha
Odisha witnesses thunderstorm with gusty wind

Following sweltering heat over the last few days, different places in North, West and South Odisha witnessed intense to moderate thunderstorm activity.

  • Saturday, 18 March 2023
IMD Predicts Thunderstorm In Several Odisha Districts

The IMD on Tuesday issued a yellow warning for thunderstorm and lightning in several parts of Odisha.

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  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
Thunderstorm In Gajapati
No change in max temperature, Nor’wester wreaks havoc in Gajapati

Titilagarh on Friday recorded the highest maximum temperature of 45 degrees. Apart from Titlagarh, Bolangir district recorded maximum temperature of 44.9, Boudh 44.5, Sambalpur 44.4, Sonepur 44.3 and Jharsuguda recorded 44.2 degree Celisus yesterday.

  • Saturday, 04 June 2022
Odisha Only State Highly Vulnerable To Lightning, 20 Dists, 4 Cr Population Impacted: IMD

Odisha is the top state affected by lightning in the country. When it comes to thunderstorms, none of State's districts in high to very highly vulnerable list

  • Sunday, 06 February 2022
Rainfall On The Radar
Odisha Weather: IMD Predicts Rainfall Over Most Parts Of The States

The Bhubaneswar centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) in its latest forecast informed that the trough from the cyclonic circulation associated with the low pressure over South interior Karnataka and adjoining north interior Tamil Nadu to interior Odisha across Coastal Andhra has become less marked.

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  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
Met office predicts rain, thunderstorm in north Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar today predicted rain along with thunderstorm and lightning in north Odisha in the next 24 hours. Heavy rain has also been forecast over isolated places of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Balasore, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak and Dhenkanal districts in the next 24 hours. “Due to monsoon troughs and flows, many places […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
thunderstorm lightning rainfall in Odisha
More rains likely in Odisha from September 18

Bhubaneswar: The meteorological department has predicted more rains for several parts of Odisha due to the formation of a fresh low pressure system over the Central and North western Bay of Bengal from September 18. Sources said a cyclonic circulation could turn into a low pressure system on the Central and North western Bay of […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Thunderstorm and Lightning in Odisha: Fresh Alert issued For 15 Districts

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre has extended the thunderstorm and lightning warning issued for 15 districts in Odisha till 2 pm today. As per the latest bulletin of the met department, the alert has been issued for Cuttack, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Anugul, Sambalpur, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Khurda, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Khurda, Kandhamal, Sundergarh, Doegarh  districts. Some […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Hailstorm turns Keonjhar snow white

Keonjhar: Keonjhar witnessed an unusually heavy hailstorm turning its landscape snow white on Monday. From roads, to houses to agricultural fields, the entire area was covered with hailstones. “It was just like snowfall as the entire region felt as if covered in white snow during the storm that lasted for nearly half an hour today,” […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021