IMD Predicts Heavy Rain In Odisha Till June 27, Issues Yellow Warning

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today predicted rain, thunderstorm with lightning will continue in Odisha for the next couple of days till June 27.

Besides, it has issued a ‘Yellow Warning’ for heavy rainfall in one or two places over several districts of the State till June 27.

The IMD in its forecast for the next 24 hours has said that light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of North Odisha and at a few places over the districts of South Odisha.

It has also issued a ‘Yellow Warning’ for the next 24 hours predicting heavy rainfall very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Jajpur and thunderstorm with lightning very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Koraput, Kalahandi, and Nabarangpur.

In its forecast for Bhubaneswar and the neighbourhood for the next 24 hours, the IMD has said,” Generally cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershowers. Maximum and Minimum temperature is very likely to be around 32°C and 27°C respectively”.

Here’s the IMD’s weather outlook and warning for the districts of Odisha for the next five days:

Day 1 (valid from 1330 hrs IST of 22.06.2021 up to 0830 hrs IST of 23.06.2021)

Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of North Odisha and at a few places over the districts of South Odisha.

Yellow Warning (To be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara Jajpur.

Thunderstorm with lightning very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khordha, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Koraput, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur.

Day 2 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 23.06.2021up to 0830 hrs IST of 24.06.2021)

Yellow Warning (To be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Sundargarh, Deogarh.

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, Bolangir, Sonepur, Boudh, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Nayagarh, Khordha.

Day 3 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 24.06.2021up to 0830 hrs IST of 25.06.2021)

Yellow Warning (To be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Bolangir, Sonepur, Boudh, Sambalpur, Angul, Deogarh.

Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Nawarangpur, Rayagada, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Nuapada, Bolangir, Sonepur, Boudh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Angul, Sundargarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Balasore.

Day 4 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 25.06.2021up to 0830 hrs IST of 26.06.2021)

Light to moderate rain or thundershower is very likely to occur at many places over the districts of Interior Odisha and at a few places over the districts of coastal Odisha.

Yellow Warning (To be updated): Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Nawarangpur, Bolangir, Boudh, Sonepur, Sambalpur, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Angul, Dhenkanal and Jajpur.

Day 5 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 26.06.2021up to 0830 hrs IST of 27.06.2021)

Yellow Warning (To be updated): Heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Deogarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj.