Properly marked low strain turns into despair, Pink Warning for 4 Odisha districts

The properly marked low strain space over the northwest adjoining westcentral Bay of Bengal off south Odisha and adjoining north Andhra Pradesh coasts has intensified right into a despair, the India Meteorological Division (IMD) mentioned on Tuesday.

Beneath the influence of the system, widespread rainfall has occurred in a number of districts of the State previously 24 hours.

 The climate workplace has issued Pink Warning for 4 districts- Bargarh, Sambalpur, Angul and Keonjhar. 

“Heavy to very heavy rainfall very more likely to happen at a number of locations (7 to 20cm) with extraordinarily heavy rainfall (>20cm) at remoted locations over the districts of Bargarh, Sambalpur, Angul and Keonjhar,” the climate workplace mentioned in its bulletin.

Equally, Orange warning (heavy to very heavy rainfall (7 to 20cm)) has been issued for 14 districts-Sonepur, Bolangir, Boudh, Deogarh, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Dhenkanal, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapada, Cuttack and Jagatsinghpur.

Furthermore, the climate workplace issued Yellow Warning for 12 districts. “Heavy rainfall (7 to 11cm) very more likely to happen at remoted locations over the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Khordha, Koraput, Malkangiri, Nawarangpur, Nayagarh, Nuapada, Puri, and Rayagada,” it mentioned.

As per Met company information, Koshagumuda of Nabarangpur district recorded highest rainfall of 161.0 mm within the final 24 hours. 

As many as eight stations within the State recorded very heavy rainfall whereas 44 stations recorded heavy rainfall.


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