Components of central and east India are prone to obtain heavy rainfall over the subsequent 5 days, the India Meteorological Division stated on Wednesday.
In response to the Nationwide Climate Forecasting Centre and Regional Meteorological Centre of the IMD, a well-marked low stress space lies over north coastal Odisha. A low stress space is the primary stage of any cyclone.
It is rather prone to transfer westwards and focus right into a despair in the course of the subsequent 24 hours, the IMD stated.
It stated underneath the affect of those techniques, widespread rainfall with remoted heavy to very heavy falls are very possible together with remoted extraordinarily heavy falls over Odisha on Wednesday.
Heavy rainfall can be anticipated over
- Chhattisgarh on August 19-20
- East Madhya Pradesh on August 20
- West Madhya Pradesh on August 21 and 22
- East Rajasthan on August 22
- Gujarat on August 22 and 23
Detailing the possible affect of the heavy rains over Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha, there are possibilities of localised flooding of roads, water logging in low mendacity areas and closure of underpasses primarily in city areas. It might result in riverine flooding in some river catchments, it added.