Cyclonic storm ‘Titli’ to cross Odisha coast on Oct 11

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Bhubaneswar: The deep depression over eastcentral Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm, named Titli, and cross Odisha coast around the morning of October 11, a bulletin issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) regional centre here said.

The system lies about 510 km southeast of Kalingapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) and is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 24 hours.

It is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 24 hours. It is very likely to move west-northwestwards for some more time and then northwestwards and cross Odisha & adjoining north Andhra Pradesh coasts between Gopalpur & Kalingapatnam around morning of October 11, the bulletin said.

The Met expects damage in districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Khurda, Nayagarh and Puri and has sounded a yellow warning in these districts.

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Rainfall Predictions:

  • October 9- Isolated heavy rainfall likely in Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri and Jagatsinghpur districts.
  • October 10- Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with isolated extremely heavy rainfall very likely to occur over districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Khurda, Nayagarh, Cuttack, Jajpur, Bhadrak and Balasore.
  • October 11- Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with isolated extremely heavy rainfall very likely to occur over districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri, Kandhamal, Boudh, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Khurda, Nayagarh, Cuttack, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, Bhadrak and Balasore.
  • October 12- Heavy rainfall at isolated places likely to occur over Balasore, Bhadrak and Mayurbhanj districts.

Wind warning:

Squally wind speed reaching 45-55 kmph gusting to 65 kmph is very likely to commence along & off Odisha coast from 9th afternoon. It is very likely to increase gradually becoming 80-90 kmph gusting to 100 kmph from 10th October 2018 evening onwards along & off south Odisha coast and 55-65 kmph gusting to 75 kmph along & off north Odisha coasts.

Sea condition:

The sea condition is rough to very rough over central & adjoining North Bay of Bengal on 9th and very rough to high during 10th and 11th October 2018.

Fishermen Warning:

The fishermen are advised not to venture into sea along and off Odisha Coast and Central and North Bay of Bengal till 12th October 2018.

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