Press Bulletin

Press/AIR/Doordarshan

Date and Time of Issue:  19.07.2017 AT 1230EF

Depression over Coastal Odisha & neighbourhood weakened into a Well-Marked Low Pressure Area:

The Depression over Coastal Odisha & neighbourhood weakened into a Well Marked Low Pressure Area and lay centered at 0830 hours IST of today, the 19th July 2017 over Interior Odisha & neighbourhood. Associated upper air cyclonic circulation extends up to 7.6 Km above mean sea level tilting southwestwards with height.

Forecast :   Rain/Thundershower likely to occur at  most places over odisha.  

Heavy R/F Warning:  Heavy to very heavy rainfall at one or two places  over the districts of Interior Odisha and heavy rainfall at one or two places over districts of Coastal Odisha likely to occur during next 24 hours.

Advice for hoisting Storm Warning Signals:

Signal lowered at all ports in Odisha.

Likely impacts and actions:  Strong Gusty surface wind from Southeasterly direction in North Odisha coast and Southwesterly direction in South Odisha Coast with speed reaching 45-55 KMPH gusting to 60 KMPH likely to prevail along and off Odisha Coast. Sea condition would be rough to very rough.

Fishermen Warning  :-   Fishermen are advised not to venture into sea.

Too: 19/1230 EF                                                  

 (This is the last bulletin for this system)