10 August 2018
Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre has issued thunderstorm and lightning alert for 10 districts of Odisha from 2:45 PM to 6:45 PM tonight.
Moderate thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and ‘light to moderate’ rainfall is likely to occur in Balasore, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Nayagarh, Rayagada, Angul, Khurda (including Bhubaneswar), Bolangir, Kandhamal and Kalahandi.
The weather bulletin mentions, as per latest doppler weather radar and satellite imageries thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and spells of rain is likely to occur over these districts today.
The warning has been issued to make people cautious and alert them to stay safe during the four hours.