Heavy rainfall very likely in 15 Odisha districts on July 24; IMD issues Yellow Warning
Bhubaneswar: Due to the prevalent monsoon trough, heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places in 15 districts of Odisha during next 24 hours. However, India Meteorological Department (IMD) regional centre today issued Yellow Warning in some districts of the State for next five days.
In its mid-day bulletin, the IMD regional centre mentioned, “The cyclonic circulation over west-central and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal now lies over south Odisha and its neighbourhood at 3.1 km above mean sea level. A cyclonic circulation is very likely to form over Westcentral and adjoining Northwest Bay of Bengal on July 24. Under its influence, a Low Pressure Area is likely to form over the same region during subsequent 24 hours.”
Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at most places over the districts of South Interior Odisha and at many places over the rest districts of Odisha.
The highest maximum (day) temperature of 33.8oC was recorded at Paradeep and the lowest minimum (night) temperature of 23.0oC was recorded at Nuapada, Nabrangpur and Angul in the plains of Odisha.
Weather forecast and warning for districts of Odisha for the next two days:
For Sunday (Valid up to 0830 hrs IST of 24.07.2023)
Yellow Warning (Be Updated)- Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Nuapada, Sundargarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Angul, Deogarh, Dhenkanal, Gajapati, Rayagada, Ganjam and Kandhamal.
For Monday (Valid from 0830 hrs IST of 24.07.2023 to 0830 hrs IST of 25.07.2023)
Yellow Warning (Be Updated)- Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Malkangiri, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Kandhamal and Bolangir.