Heavy to very heavy rainfall coupled with the gusty surface wind could lash out parts of Odisha due to a fresh cyclonic circulation over the northwest Bay of Bengal and also as neighboring areas seem to be intensifying at the moment.
It is likely to develop into a low pressure area during the coming next 48 hours, gradually moving in a northward direction.
Heavy Rains in Odisha
Even as incessant rains disrupted the normal life in several areas of the state, the meteorological centre has predicted under its impact, rain or thundershower is most likely to occur in various places in Odisha during the next 24 hours.
The Met office forecast said that, strong gusty surface wind from the north-westerly direction with speed reaching to 45 kmph, gusting 55 kmph, may prevail along and off the coast.
Moreover, sea condition would be rough to very rough and also the fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea.