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IMD forecasts heavy rainfall across Odisha in next 24 hours

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Saturday forecast heavy rainfall across Odisha in the next 24 hours.

Representational image. PTI

Representational image. PTI

"Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over interior Odisha and heavy rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over coastal region during the next 48 hours," S Sahu, the director of the Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar, said.

Sahu said the upper air circulation in the Bay of Bengal near Bangladesh is causing rainfall in the state.

Mahanadi river catchment area will also receive good amount of rainfall, he said.

Meanwhile, sources in the IMD said that most places over north and interior Odisha have received heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours.

The chief amounts of rainfall recorded in centimeter are at Jagatsinghpur (11 cm), Baripada (10 cm) and Jaipur (9 cm).


Updated Date: Aug 05, 2017 16:46 PM

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