Deep Depression Weakens Into Depression, Rainfall Likely Till September 16

Bhubaneswar: The Deep Depression over north interior Odisha moved further west-northwestwards, weakened into a Depression and lay centered over north Chhattisgarh & adjoining north interior Odisha about 80 km west-northwest of Jharsuguda (Odisha) and about 120 km south-southeast of Ambikapur (Chhattisgarh) at around 8.30 AM today.

The system is very likely to continue to move west-northwestwards across north Chhattisgarh & Madhya Pradesh and weaken into a well-marked low pressure area during the next 48 hours, informed the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday.

Under its impact, light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy rainfall & extremely heavy falls at isolated places likely over Chattisgarh & east Madhya Pradesh, heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places likely over interior Odisha, south Gujarat Region, Saurashtra, north Konkan, north Madhya Maharashtra and heavy rainfall at isolated places over Vidarbha, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, east Uttar Pradesh, and East Rajasthan during the next 24 hours.

Light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy & extremely heavy falls at isolated places very likely over Gujarat State & Madhya Pradesh; heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places over north Konkan and heavy rainfall at isolated places over Chhattisgarh, east Uttar Pradesh, and East Rajasthan on September 15.

Further, light to moderate rainfall at most places: with heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places very likely over Gujarat State, east Rajasthan, and west Madhya Pradesh, and heavy rainfall at isolated places very likely over east Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, west Madhya Pradesh, east Rajasthan and north Konkan on September 16.