Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar issued thunderstorm and lightning alert for three districts till 6 pm today.
The alert was issued for Kenojhar, Mayubhanj and Balasore districts. People of these districts have been advised to remain alert and stay indoors between 4 pm and 6 pm today to avoid any eventuality.
“Latest satellite image indicates that thunderstorm with lightning and gusty wind with light rain likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Balasore between 4 pm and 6 pm,” said a MeT bulletin.
On the other hand, the MeT predicted that the heat wave condition is likely to prevail for next 24 hours in the State.