IMD issues thunderstorm alert for 4 Odisha districts
Bhubaneswar: The IMD Bhubaneswar Centre here has issued thunderstorm warning for at least four districts of Odisha till 12 noon today.
Those districts which had been alerted are, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal and Rayagada.
As per the latest Nowcast of the MeT centre, thunderstorm accompanied with light rainfall will occur at one or two places over these districts. Gusty wind with a speed range of 30-49 kmph may also prevail during the alerted period, it predicted.
As a precautionary measure in view of the possible extreme weather condition, people in the alerted districts have been cautioned against venturing out of their homes and advised to take shelter in safe places.