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No respite from boiling heat as IMD issues orange warning; check latest updates
No respite from boiling heat as IMD issues orange warning; check latest updates

The IMD forecasts a significant temperature rise in Odisha, with expected increases of 2-3°C, reaching over 40°C in many areas. An orange warning for severe heatwaves has prompted the closure of all schools in the state until April 20, 2024.

  • Wednesday, 17 April 2024
India To Witness Extreme Heatwave From April To June; Max Impact Likely In Odisha & 5 Others States
India To Witness Extreme Heatwave From April To June; Max Impact Likely In Odisha & 5 Others States

The India Meteorological Department has warned that parts of India will witness extreme heatwave conditions during the months of April, May and June.

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  • Tuesday, 02 April 2024
Andhra Pradesh on High Alert in view of cyclone
Andhra Pradesh on High Alert in view of cyclone

The Chief Minister was informed that the cyclone is likely to cross the coast between Nellore and Machilipatnam on December 4 and head towards north.

  • Saturday, 02 December 2023
Cyclone Hamoon Turns Into Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm
Cyclone Hamoon Turns Into Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm

The cyclonic storm ‘Hamoon’ intensified into an extremely severe cyclonic storm over the Northwest Bay of Bengal on Tuesday.

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  • Tuesday, 24 October 2023
Depression Over Bay Of Bengal May Intensify Into Cyclone In 24 Hours, Says IMD Director General
Depression Over Bay Of Bengal May Intensify Into Cyclone In 24 Hours, Says IMD Director General

Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Director General, IMD, says, "A depression has been formed in the Bay of Bengal...The depression will intensify into a deep depression and by tomorrow it may intensify further and become a cyclone storm...between 23-25th October, in Coastal Odisha and West Bengal

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  • Sunday, 22 October 2023
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Cyclonic circulation forms over Bay of Bengal, low pressure likely tomorrow

The cyclonic circulation is likely to move north-westwards and under its influence, a low pressure area is likely to form over central parts of the Bay of Bengal around October 20 (Friday).

  • Thursday, 19 October 2023
Low Pressure Becomes Well-Marked, Very Heavy Rain To Lash 9 Districts Of Odisha: IMD
Low Pressure Becomes Well-Marked, Very Heavy Rain To Lash 9 Districts Of Odisha: IMD

Yesterday’s low pressure area has become well marked low pressure area today over northwest Bay of Bengal. It is likely to move west-northwestwards across north Odisha and adjoining West Bengal during the next 24 hours.

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  • Saturday, 30 September 2023
Low Pressure Alert: IMD Warns Of Heavy Rain In Odisha From Sept 30 To October 3
Low Pressure Alert: IMD Warns Of Heavy Rain In Odisha From Sept 30 To October 3

A cyclonic circulation lies over Myanmar and adjoining Eastcentral Bay of Bengal currently. Under its influence, a low pressure area is likely to form over East Central and adjoining northeast Bay of Bengal during the next 24 hours.

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  • Thursday, 28 September 2023
IMD’s Latest Forecast: Cyclonic Circulation Around Sept 29, Low Pressure In Subsequent 48 Hours
IMD’s Latest Forecast: Cyclonic Circulation Around Sept 29, Low Pressure In Subsequent 48 Hours

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted the formation of a cyclonic circulation over the north Andaman sea and neighborhood around September 29.Under its influence, a Low Pressure Area is likely to form over north Andaman sea & adjoining Eastcentral Bay of Bengal during the subsequent 48 hours.

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  • Saturday, 23 September 2023
Intense heat wave to grip India
Odisha sizzles as 29 places record temperature over 40 degC, Sonepur boils at 45.7 degC

The twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack recorded 44.3 degrees Celsius and 42.1 degrees Celsius, respectively.

  • Saturday, 17 June 2023
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No respite from heat wave in Odisha; Sambalpur boils at 44.2 degrees Celsius

According to a bulletin issued by the India Meteorological Department, Sambalpur emerged as the hottest place in the State with mercury reaching up to 44.2 degrees Celsius today.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
Norwester wreaks havoc in Odisha, SRC seeks damage report
Nor'wester wreaks havoc in Odisha, SRC seeks damage report

At a time when the entire State was reeling under an intense heat wave, the sudden change in the climate on account of Nor’wester rainfall brought a sigh of relief. But, it turned out to be a nightmare for people living in the coastal areas, where the rainfall and wind wreaked havoc.

  • Thursday, 25 May 2023
Yellow warning for thunderstorm, lightning issued for 15 Odisha districts
Weather update: Yellow warning for thunderstorm, lightning issued for 15 Odisha districts

Moreover, there will be no large change in the maximum temperature (Day temperature) at many places over the districts of Odisha during the next 5 days, the MeT office predicted.

  • Thursday, 18 May 2023
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Hail and thunderstorm alert issued for Odisha districts; check IMD’s forecast 

Thunderstorm with lightning, Hail, and gusty surface wind with speed reaching up to 30-40 kmph is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Rayagada, Kandhamal, Kalahandi and Ganjam.

  • Saturday, 29 April 2023
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Heat wave alert: Odisha SRC directs collectors to take precautionary measures to tackle situation

In a letter, SRC Satyabrata Sahu directed the collectors to launch awareness campaigns immediately to make people aware of the risks associated with the heat wave, identifying the risk and what to do if some is affected.

  • Wednesday, 12 April 2023
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