Several districts of the State are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall for a few days as the low-pressure area over the north-east and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal became well-marked on Saturday.
The low-pressure area over central parts of north Bay of Bengal lies as a well-marked low pressure area over north-west Bay of Bengal. It is likely to move northwestwards towards north Odisha and adjoining West Bengal coasts during next 24 hours, the IMD said.
On Sunday, heavy to very heavy rainfall (7 to 20cm) is very likely to occur in the districts of Sundargarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Angul, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Jharsuguda, Subarnapur and Balangir.
Also heavy rainfall (7 to 11cm) is very likely to occur on the day in the districts of Nuapada, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Boudh, Nayagarh, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jajpur, Baleswar and Bhadrak.
On Monday, heavy to very heavy rainfall (7 to 20cm) is very likely to occur in the districts of Bargarh, Jharsuguda, Sundargarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj.
Also, heavy rainfall (7 to 11cm) is very likely to occur in the districts of Nuapada, Balangir, Kalahandi, Subarnapur Boudh, Kandhamal, Angul, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jajpur and Baleswar.