Bhubaneswar: Isolated heavy rain lashed the north interior and coastal districts of Odisha on Sunday under the influence of cyclonic circulation.
While Sundargarh recorded the maximum rainfall of 158 mm, Jharsuguda had 95.2 mm followed by Cuttack (49), Sambalpur (43.6), Paralakhemundi (34), Keonjhar (33.2), Paradip (21.4), Bhubaneswar (20.2), Chandbali (12.2), Hirakud (11), Balangir (11), Angul (10), Daringbadi (10), Talcher (7), Puri (6.6) and Gopalpur (5.7).
In a mid-day bulletin, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that as a monsoon trough from northwest Rajasthan to north interior Odisha runs from northwest Rajasthan to coastal Odisha, there will be heavy rainfall at one or two places across the state till next five days up to June 18.
In view of the heavy rainfall warning, IMD has issued yellow warning for the following districts.
Kendrapada, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Ganjam, Balasore, Bhadrak and Mayurbhanj.
Bargarh, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Angul, Cuttack and Jagatsinghpur.
Koraput, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Balangir, Bargarh, Sonepur, Sambalpur and Keonjhar.
Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Angul, Dhenkanal, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Sonepur and Cuttack.
Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Sundargarh, Deogarh, Bargarh, Sambalpur and Angul.