IMD Forecasts Light To Moderate Rainfall During Next Two Days

Bhubaneswar: The Well Marked Low Pressure Area over southeast Uttar Pradesh and neighbourhood with the associated cyclonic circulation extending upto 7.6 km above mean sea level persists. It is likely to move west northwestwards across southern parts of Uttar Pradesh during next two days, the IMD stated.

The Monsoon trough at mean sea level continues to pass through Anupgarh, centre of Low Pressure Area over south Haryana, Aligarh, centre of Well Marked Low Pressure Area over southeast Uttar Pradesh, Gaya, Dumka, Bankura, Diamond Harbour and thence southeastwards to North Bay of Bengal.

Light to moderate rain/ thundershower has occurred at many places over the districts of Interior Odisha, and at one or two places over the districts of Coastal Odisha.

Chief amount of rainfall recorded in cms are:

Kosagumda (Nawarangpur) 4, Padia (Malkangiri) 4, Nawarangpur (Nawarangpur) 3, Kashipur (Rayagada) 3, Lamataput (Koraput) 2, Pottangi (Koraput) 2, Tentulikhunti (Nawarangpur) 2, Mathili (Malkangiri) 2, Kalampur (Kalahandi) 2, Jujumura
(Sambalpur) 1, Reamal (Deogarh) 1, Similiguda (Koraput) 1, K Nuagaon (Kandhamal) 1, Sohela (Bargarh) 1, Jharsuguda (Jharsuguda) 1, Naktideul (Sambalpur) 1, Barpalli (Bargarh) 1, Dharmagarh (Kalahandi) 1, Ullunda (Sonepur) 1, Phiringia (Kandhamal) 1, Ambadola (Rayagada) 1, Rairakhol (Sambalpur) 1, Kotagarh (Kandhamal) 1, Rajkishorenagar (Angul) 1, Atabira (Bargarh) 1, Tirtol (Jagatsinghpur) 1, Dunguripalli (Sonepur) 1, Bijepur (Bargarh) 1, Daringibadi (Kandhamal) 1, Jaipatna (Kalahandi) 1, Bargarh (Bargarh) 1.

The highest maximum temperature of 33.6 o C was recorded at PURI and the lowest minimum temperature of 18.0 0 C was recorded at PHULBANI in the plains of Odisha.

Light to moderate rain or thundershower very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Nuapada, Nawarangpur, Kalahandi, Koraput, Malkangiri, Kandhamal, Bolangir, Sambalpur, Sonepur and at a few places over the rest districts of Odisha, the IMD further added.