Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department has predicted rains in Odisha from September 18 to 21 under the impact of the cyclonic circulation which lies over East Central and adjoining Northeast Bay of Bengal.
According to IMD, the system is very likely to move west-northwestwards and reach Northwest Bay of Bengal off north Odisha-West Bengal coasts around September 18. The IMD has issued yellow warning for the following districts.
Heavy rainfall very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Bhadrak, Balasore and Mayurbhanj from September 18 to 19 morning.
The districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapada, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Khurda, Puri, Nayagarh, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Sundargarh, Kandhamal, Malkangiri, and Koraput are likely to witness heavy rains from September 19 to 20 morning.
The IMD further stated that from September 20 to 21 morning heavy rainfall is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Sundargarh, Balangir, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Deogarh, Jharsuguda and