Bhubaneswar: As many as 10 districts were issued yellow warning for today in view of thunderstorm and lightning are predicted by the India Meteorological Department.
The districts are Koraput, Malkangiri, Rayagada, Gajapati, Ganjam, Nuapada, Bolangir, Bargarh, Mayurbhanj and .
“Thundershower and lighting are likely to occur over these districts as the cyclonic circulation formed in the Bay Bengal has turned into a low pressure,” said Meteorological Regional Centre, Bhubaneswar’s Dr Charan Behera.
Dr Behera further said thundershower and lightning might occur at one or two places over the rest of the districts of the State.
However, he predicted heavy rains in the above 10 districts and at one or two places in all other districts from October 23 to 26.