Bhubaneswar: Heavy rain under the influence of low pressure area formed over Bay of Bengal is likely to lash interior and coastal Odisha during the next 24 hours, the local meteorological centre predicted today.
Rain/thundershower likely to occur at most places in Odisha during next 24 hours, a bulletin of the meteorological centre said.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall at one or two places in districts of interior Odisha and heavy rainfall at one or two places in the districts of coastal Odisha likely to occur during next 24 hours, it warned.
Strong gusty surface wind from southwesterly direction with speed reaching 35-45 KMPH gusting to 55 KMPH likely to prevail along and off Odisha coast. Sea condition would be moderate to rough in Odisha coast for which fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into sea.