13 districts put on thunderstorm and lightning alert

16/06/2019 at 2:11 PM

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department has put 13 districts, including the State capital Bhubaneswar on thunderstorm alert till 4 pm.

“Moderate  thunderstorm  with gusty surface wind speed reaching 30-40kmph and with lightning & light to moderate  rainfall  likely to occur at some places over the districts of  Kendrapara , Jagatsinghpur , Jajpur , Cuttack , Khurda including  Bhubaneswar, Puri, Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Koraput  and Malkangiri between 16/1330IST and 16/1630 HRS IST,” said the latest IMD bulletin.

People of these districts have been advised to remain alert as gusty surface wind speed reaching 30-40kmph likely to prevail during the period.


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