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03 June 2019

Debashish Maharana


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Bhubaneswar: While an east-west shear zone of monsoon turbulence is very likely to develop across extreme south peninsula from June 5 onwards leading to favourable conditions for onset of Southwest Monsoon over Kerala, it is likely to arrive late in Odisha informed HR Biswas, Director of Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar.

Biswas further informed that heavy rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the district of Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Malkangiri, Koraput, Rayagada, Gajapati, Ganjam, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Bhadrak and Jajpur in next 24 hours. While there will be a slight reduce in rainfall on June 4, it may further increase after that, he added.

As per the India Meteorological Department (IMD), heavy rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Balasore and Bhadrak on June 5.

On June 6, heavy  rainfall may  occur at  one  or  two  places over  the  districts  of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapada and Gajapati, while at one or two places over the districts of Malkangiri, Koraput, Gajapati, Ganjam and Balasore on June 7.

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HR Biswas, Director, Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar