IMD Issues Heavy Rainfall Alert For 14 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nawarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Ganjam, Boudh, Angul, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, and Jajpur during the next 24 hours.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a yellow alert for these districts.

Also, thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Odisha during the same period.

Further, light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Odisha.

In Bhubaneswar and its neighbourhood, the sky is likely to remain generally cloudy with one or two spells of rain or thundershowers and maximum & minimum temperature is very likely to be around 35°C and 25°C respectively.

Here’s IMD’s weather forecast and warning for districts of Odisha for next four days:

Day-2 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 24.06.2022 up to 0830 hrs IST of 25.06.2022).

Light to Moderate Rain or Thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Odisha.

Yellow Warning (Be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Angul, Boudh, Sonepur, Kandhamal, Sambalpur, and Bargarh. Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Angul, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Boudh, Kandhamal, Sonepur, Bolangir.

Day-3 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 25.06.2022 up to 0830 hrs IST of 26.06.2022).

Light to Moderate Rain or Thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Odisha.

Yellow Warning (Be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nuapada, Nawarangpur, Bolangir, Bargarh, Kalahandi, Jharsuguda, Sundargarh.

Day-4 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 26.06.2022 up to 0830 hrs IST of 27.06.2022).

Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur a few places over the districts of Odisha.

Day-5 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 27.06.2022 up to 0830 hrs IST of 28.06.2022).

Light to Moderate Rain or Thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of South Interior Odisha, Gajapati, Ganjam and at a few places over the rest districts of Odisha

Yellow Warning (Be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Nawarangpur, and Rayagada.