Bhubaneswar: With formation of a brand new low pressure area over north Bay of Bengal probably to trigger heavy rain in most elements of Odisha until Thursday, the state authorities has requested district collectors to cope with doable flash flood, landslide and water-logging. Under the affect of Sundays cyclonic circulation over Bangladesh and its neighbourhood, a low pressure area has shaped over north Bay of Bengal and neighbouring areas, the MeT Centre right here mentioned.
This is the fifth low pressure area shaped over the Bay of Bengal this month. Four back-to-back low pressure programs on August 4, 9, 13 and 19 have already triggered heavy to very heavy rainfall in many elements of the state and created flood-like conditions in a number of areas, notably in Malkangiri district final week.
In view of the India Meteorological Department (IMD)’s forecast for heavy showers, the district collectors have been requested to stay alert, whereas engineers of the Water Resources division have been directed to preserve an in depth watch on river embankments in their respective areas, Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) P Ok Jena mentioned.
Issuing an ‘Orange’ warning for Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar until Tuesday, the MeT Centre has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in some areas of these districts through the interval.
Heavy rainfall may happen at remoted locations over Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Puri, Sundargarh and Deogarh districts until Tuesday.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall and even extraordinarily heavy rainfall is probably going to lash some locations in locations in Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapada, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Angul and Deogarh districts the place a ‘Red’ warning has been issued for Tuesday and Wednesday.
The downpour might trigger water logging and flash flood in some locations and injury to kutcha homes, it mentioned.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall may happen at remoted locations of Puri, Khurdha, Sundargarh, Sambalpur, Sonepur, Boudh, Bolangir and Kandhamal districts.
While ‘Red’ warning implies the chance of injury to buildings and roads due to climate circumstances, ‘Orange’ warning stands for climate circumstances which have the capability to impression the lives of folks considerably and requires the authorities to stay ready.
The MeT workplace issued a ‘Red’ warning on August 26 and 27 for some elements of Sambalpur, Sonepur, Bargarh, Boudh, Bolangir, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Nuapada and Deogarh districts the place heavy to very heavy and intensely heavy rainfall is probably going to occur through the interval.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall might lash remoted locations over the districts of Jharsuguda, Sundargarh, Nabarangpur, Kandhamal, Angul and Keonjhar through the interval, it mentioned.
Isolated locations in Bargarh, Nuapada, Bolangir, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur and Sundargarh districts are probably to obtain heavy rainfall on August 27 and 28, it mentioned.
Fishermen have been suggested not to enterprise into the deep sea in north Bay Of Bengal from August 25 to 27 as squally climate with wind velocity up to 55 kmph might prevail in the area, it mentioned.