Heavy rains likely in Coastal Odisha due to CycloneBulbul


Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Bulbul heading towards West Bengal; stationed at 450 km from Paradip. Won’t hit Odisha Coast, but heavy rains likely in several districts of Coastal Odisha.

CycloneBulbul lay centred at 2.30 am today about 420 km south-southeast of Paradip. It is likely to move north-northwestwards for next 12 hours & thereafter re-curve north & northeastwards before hitting coast between Sagar Islands (WB) & Khepupara (Bangladesh) on Nov 10.

India Meteorological Dept issues forecast for Odisha for next five days in view of CycloneBulbul. Yellow warning issued for Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara & Bhadrak for today & Orange alert issued for Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur tomorrow .