Low Pressure Over Bay May Turn Into Deep Depression & Reach Odisha Coast By Nov 17
Bhubaneswar: The low-pressure area over Southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining Andaman and Nicobar Islands persisted over the same region at 8.30 am on Tuesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed.
It is likely to move west-northwestwards and intensify into a depression over Westcentral Bay of Bengal on November 15. Thereafter, it would move northwestwards and may intensify into a deep depression over Westcentral Bay of Bengal off Andhra Pradesh coast on November 16. Subsequently, it would recurve north-northeastwards and reach Northwest Bay of Bengal off Odisha coast on November 17, it added.
The Bhubaneswar Meteorological Centre here had earlier predicted light to moderate rain in Odisha on November 15 with the intensity of downpour increasing on November 16 under the influence of the system. Yellow warning has been issued for November 16 and 17.