Rain in Odisha for 3 days from tonight

DNA Sunday (Mumbai) - - INDI - —PTI

Bhubaneswar: The Me­te­o­ro­log­i­cal Cen­tre here Sat­ur­day fore­cast heavy rain in coastal Odisha from Sun­day night till Tues­day.

Rain is pre­dicted in view of the for­ma­tion of a cy­clonic cir­cu­la­tion over north Bangladesh and neigh­bour­hood, which is likely to take shape of a low pres­sure soon, a spe­cial bul­letin of the IMD said.

The cy­clonic cir­cu­la­tion now lies over the south­west Bay of Ben­gal off Sri Lanka coast with a trough ex­tend­ing from this cir­cu­la­tion to the east­cen­tral Bay of Ben­gal, it said. The IMD fore­cast rain and thun­der­shower in many places in north coastal part of the state, south coastal re­gion and iso­lated ar­eas in the in­te­rior part of the state on Sun­day.

“Heavy rain­fall in iso­lated places is likely to oc­cur in the dis­tricts of Puri, Ja­gats­ingh­pur and Ken­dra­para on Sun­day,” it said.

On Mon­day, heavy rain­fall is likely in iso­lated ar­eas in the dis­tricts of Gan­jam, Puri, Ja­gats­ingh­pur, Cut­tack, Ken­dra­para, Ja­jpur, Bhadrak and Bala­sore. On Tues­day, heavy rain­fall

is likely in iso­lated places in Bhadrak and Bala­sore dis­trict, the IMD said.

It also ad­vised fish­er­men not to ven­ture into the deep sea of the west­cen­tral and north Bay of Ben­gal area on Mon­day and Tues­day. The fish­er­men who have gone into the deep sea are ad­vised to re­turn to the coast by Sun­day night.

—FILE PHOTO

Fish­er­men carry a boat up a beach in Odisha

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