Low pressure likely to form over Bay during next 48 hours
Bhubaneswar: A cyclonic circulation persists over the North Andaman Sea and its neighbourhood and under its influence, a low pressure area is likely to form over the east-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining north Andaman Sea during the next 48 hours. It is likely to reach south Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh coasts during the subsequent 24 hours, it said. The MeT said no rainfall is likely till 8.30 am on October 15.
Thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Gajapati, Koraput, Rayagada, Kandhamal, Boudh, Angul, Dhenkanal, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar from 8.30 am on October 15 to 8.30 am on October 16.
Meanwhile, the southwest monsoon has withdrawn from almost two-thirds of Odisha, the Meteorological Centre here said on Tuesday. The monsoon has completely withdrawn from 11 districts, most parts of two districts and some parts of six districts.
Monsoon has withdrawn from Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Balangir, Sonepur, Nuapada, Boudh, Kalahandi and Nabarangpur districts, the weatherman said. It has also pulled out from most parts of Angul and Kandhamal districts along with some parts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Rayagada, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj districts.
Picture courtesy: Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar.