Cyclone Jawad to trigger heavy rainfall; Red Warning issued for these Odisha dists

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre here has issued Red Warning for four districts and Orange Warning for several districts of Odisha in view of the forecasted Cyclone ‘Jawad’ over the Bay of Bengal.

The cyclonic storm is likely to reach near north Andhra Pradesh–Odisha coasts around December 4 morning.

Day-wise forecast for Odisha

December 3: Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at isolated places over the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri and Jagatsinghpur (Yellow Warning).

December 4: Heavy to very heavy rainfall very likely to occur at a few places with isolated extremely heavy falls (more than 20 cm) over the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri, and Jagatsinghpur (Red Warning).

Heavy to very heavy rainfall very likely to at one or two places over the districts of Kendrapara, Cuttack, Khordha, Nayagarh, Kandhamal, Rayagada and Koraput (Orange Warning).

Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at isolated places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur and Malkangiri (Yellow Warning).

December 5: Heavy to very heavy rainfall very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Cuttack, and Puri (Orange Warning).

Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at isolated places over the districts of Keonjhar, Angul, Dhenkanal, Nayagarh, Khordha, Ganjam and Gajapati (Yellow Warning).

Wind Warning

Squally wind speed reaching 50-60 kmph gusting to 70 kmph over southeast & adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal, on 2nd December. Gale winds speed reaching 65-75 kmph gusting to 85 kmph likely to prevail over central Bay of Bengal from the early morning of 3rd December and gradually increase becoming 90-100 kmph gusting to 110 kmph over northwest & adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal from the morning of 4th December for the subsequent 24 hours.

Squally wind speed reaching 45-55 kmph gusting to 65 kmph likely to commence along & off North Andhra Pradesh – Odisha coasts from the mid-night of 3rd December and increase gradually becoming 70-80 kmph gusting to 90 kmph from 4th morning, for the subsequent 12 hours.

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