Bhubaneswar: Thunderstorm and lightning is likely in 12 districts of Odisha today, as per the latest weather bulletin.
One or two places in Balasore, Bargarh, Bhadrak, Bolangir, Deogarh, Jharsuguda, Keonjhar, Koraput, Mayurbhanj, Nuapara, Sambalpur and Sundergarh will experience moderate thunderstorm and lightning.
Light rainfall and wind gusting at 40 kmph will also lash these areas, as per the forecast of Regional Meteorological Centre.
Such weather conditions are likely to prevail between 2:30 pm and 6:30 pm today.
Earlier in the day, thunderstorm and lightning warning was issued for parts of Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Deogarh, Jharsuguda, Koraput, Sambalpur and Sundergarh.