Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 :
Heavy rains and thundershowers are likely over some parts of South Odisha as a result of the Low Pressure Area that has formed over West Central Bay of Bengal off Andhra Pradesh Coast today, a Met department release said.
Heavy rains are likely to lash Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and some coastal towns, Met sources said.
Under the influence of the low pressure, surface wind speed reaching 30 to 40 kmph gusting to 50 kmph may prevail along and off Odisha Coast the Met warning said adding sea condition would be moderate to rough in the next 48 hours.
Fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into sea.