Bhubaneswar: Several districts in Odisha may witness rain or thunderstorm on June 5 (Monday), predicted the IMD today.
As per the prediction, light to moderate rain or thunderstorm is very likely to occur at a few places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Koraput, Malkangiri and Kandhamal and at one or two places over the remaining districts of Odisha on June 5 (tomorrow).
Similarly, thunderstorm with lightning and gusty surface wind speed reaching 30-40 kmph is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Rayagada, Koraput and Kandhamal on the day. The IMD has issued a yellow warning in this regard.
According to the IMD forecast, thunderstorm with lightning is very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Angul and Dhenkanal on Monday.
“The capital city of Bhubaneswar may witness one or two spells of rain or thundershower on June 5,” said the IMD in its evening weather bulletin today.