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Cyclone Jawad: Heavy rains lash Odisha near coast

NDRF DG Atul Karwal on Saturday said that the impact of Cyclonic storm 'Jawad' is not as strong as it was expected, and it is weakening.

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New Delhi Updated on: December 05, 2021 16:08 IST
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NH-5 wears almost deserted look amid incessant rains owing to Cyclone Jawad in Bhubaneswar. 

Heavy rains lashed parts of Odisha on Sunday as remnants of cyclone Jawad, which has weakened into a deep depression, neared the coast, officials said. The system moved north-northeastwards at 20 kmph in the last six hours and is over west-central Bay of Bengal, 90 km from Gopalpur, 120 km from Puri and 210 km from Paradip, the weather office said in its 11.30 am bulletin. It is likely to move north-northeast wards, weaken further into depression and reach Odisha coast near Puri around afternoon, it said.

It is likely to continue to move north-northeastwards along Odisha coast towards West Bengal coast and weaken into a well-marked low-pressure area around midnight, it added. Rainfall was reported from most districts of the state, the weather office said.

Ganjam, Khurda, Puri, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur received heavy to very heavy rainfall. Khalikote in Ganjam district recorded 158 mm rainfall, followed by Nayagarh (107.5 mm), Chhatrapur (86.6 mm) and Bhubaneswar (42.3 mm), it said.

Rainfall will continue till Sunday evening and gradually shift to the northern region of the state as the remnants of the cyclone move towards West Bengal. Ganjam district received the highest average rainfall of 47.8 mm. Jagatsinghpur received 38.3 mm rainfall, followed by Kendrapara (35.7), Khurda (33), Puri (25.5), Bhadrak (21.6), Nayagarh (21.6), Cuttack (20.5).

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  • 1:00 PM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    WATCH: Rain lashes Kolkata as Cyclone Jawad progresses further

    Rain lashes Kolkata as Cyclone Jawad progresses further. 

  • 12:21 PM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    WATCH: Odisha's Puri receives heavy rainfall under the influence of Cyclone Jawad

    Puri receives heavy rainfall under influence of Cyclone Jawad.

     

     

     

  • 9:55 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Cyclone Jawad likely to weaken into depression and reach Puri coast around noon: IMD

    The Deep Depression remnant of cyclonic storm Jawad lays about 230 km east-northeast of Vizag, 130 km south-southwest of Gopalpur, 180 km south-southwest of Puri and 270 km south-southwest of Paradip. It is likely to weaken into a depression and reach Puri coast around noon: IMD.

  • 9:26 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Cyclone Jawad: 18 NDRF teams deployed in West Bengal, sea at Digha turns rough

    Ahead of the expected landfall of cyclonic storm Jawad at the Odisha coast near Puri around noon on Sunday, 18 NDRF teams have been deployed in West Bengal as the sea at Digha has turned rough due to cyclonic circulation over the Bay of Bengal. Cyclone Jawad is likely to weaken further from deep depression into depression by Sunday morning, the India Meteorological Department said. "Deep Depression remnant of Cyclonic Storm 'Jawad' over West Central Bay of Bengal, lay centered at 23:30 hours IST of December 4, near Lat 17.5 degree North, Long 85.0 degree East, about 200 kilometres south of Gopalpur. Likely to move North-North-East wards, weaken further into a Depression by morning of December 5, reach Odisha coast near Puri around noon of same day,"a the weather agency said.

  • 9:04 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Moderate rain, thundershowers likely to affect some parts of Odisha's 6 districts during next 3 hours

    Moderate rain, thundershowers with one or two intense, heavy spells of rain likely to affect some parts of districts of Ganjam, Puri, Khorda, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack during the next three hours: Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar  .

     

     

  • 8:53 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    WATCH: Puri witnesses moderate rainfall as cyclonic storm Jawad likely to reach around noon today

    Odisha's Puri witnesses moderate rainfall as cyclonic storm Jawad is likely to reach around noon today; 'Jawad' is likely to weaken further into a Depression, as per IMD prediction.

     

  • 8:21 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    WATCH: Sea at Digha turned rough due to cyclonic circulation over Bay of Bengal

    The sea at Digha has turned rough due to cyclonic circulation over the Bay of Bengal. "Deep Depression remnant of cyclonic storm Jawad to weaken further into a Depression, reach Odisha coast near Puri around noon today," says IMD.

  • 8:02 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Cyclone Jawad expected to hit coastal region of Puri today: IMD Bhubaneshwar Director HR Biswas

    India Meteorological Department (IMD) Bhubaneshwar director HR Biswas on Friday informed that Cyclone Jawad is expected to hit the coastal region of Puri on Sunday. While speaking to media, Biswas said, "The Cyclone Jawad was observed moving northwards in the past 1 hour and will continue the same for the next 12 hours. Weakening trend in the intensity of the cyclone and expected to hit the coastal regions of Puri tomorrow and will weaken gradually."

  • 7:00 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Cabinet Secy Rajiv Gauba reviewed preparedness to deal with cyclone jawad

    Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba while chairing National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) meeting on Thursday and Friday reviewed the preparedness to deal with the cyclone and directed all state and Central agencies to follow each necessary protocol to ensure "no scope for loss of lives and to minimize the damage of property".

  • 6:58 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    18 NDRF teams are deployed in West Bengal: NDRF

    18 NDRF teams are deployed in West Bengal. We carried out awareness programmes and ready for evacuations if needed. It's a matter of relief that 'Jawad' will weaken into a deep depression when it reaches Puri beach tomorrow: SD Prasad, Asst Commandant, NDRF in Digha. 

  • 6:52 AM (IST) Posted by Sheenu Sharma

    Cyclone Jawad likely to move North-North-East wards, weaken further into a Depression: IMD

    In a tweet today morning, the weather agency IMD wrote, "Deep Depression remnant of Cyclonic Storm 'Jawad' over West Central Bay of Bengal, lay centered at 23:30 hours IST of December 4, near Lat 17.5 degree North, Long 85.0 degree East, about 200 kilometres south of Gopalpur. Likely to move North-North-East wards, weaken further into a Depression by morning of December 5, reach Odisha coast near Puri around noon of same day."