Bhubaneswar: Depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified into Deep Depression. The IMD issued Cyclone alert for Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coasts as the system is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in next 12 hours.
#YellowMessage: Cyclone Alert for north AP & adj south Odisha coasts
Depression intnsfd into a Deep Depression over North & adj central BoB, likely to intensify into a Cyclonic Storm next 12 hrs & to cross south Odisha north AP coasts around Kalingapatnam by evening of 26Sept. pic.twitter.com/0ymE1XSv6A
— Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar (@mcbbsr) September 25, 2021
Based of IMD input, the Special Relief Commissioner talked to all concerned collectors to get prepared for possible heavy rainfall and consequential flooding, waterlogging, landslides and damages due to strong wind.
The low pressure had formed over the Bay of Bengal yesterday. It further intensified into Depression in a few hours.