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Low pressure to triggers rains in Odisha in next 24 hours

Bhubaneswar: The low pressure is likely to trigger rain and thundershower at most places over Odisha in the next 24 hours.

Low pressure system now lies over Southwest Bay of Bengal and neighborhood , that area falls east of Tamilnadu. Models indicate that it likely to move North or North-Northwest direction.

Due to its movement and further intensification, rain may occur in different districts especially in coastal districts of Odisha from 13th to 17th November, the IMD department predicts.

Further, the letter mentioned that moderate rain is likely to occur at many places with heavy fall at one or two places in the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Rayagada, Malkangiri, and South areas of Puri & Khorda (light to moderate rainfall) on 13th November.

Likewise, heavy rain to commence at Koraput, Malkangiri, Gajapati, Ganjam, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Puri, Nayagarh, Khorda ( light to moderate rainfall with heavy at one or two locations only in Ganjam, Gajapat districts) on 14th November.

Rain on Khorda, Puri, Cuttack, Nayagarh, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Phulbani, Maurbhanj, Baleswar, Bhadrak, Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada ( moderate rainfall at many places with heavy to very heavy at one or two places only in Khoda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Maurbhanj, Baleswar, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur) on 15th November and at Keonjhar, Maurbhanj, Baleswar, Dhenkanal, Angul, Jajpur on 16th and 17th November.

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