Odisha likely to receive heavy rainfall
The associated upper air cyclonic circulation extends upto 7.6 km above mean sea level tilting southwestwards in height, it said.
Under its impact, rain or thundershower is likely to occur at most places over Odisha during next 24 hours. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur over interior Odisha and heavy rainfall at one or two places over districts of coastal Odisha during next 24 hours, it said.
Strong gusty surface wind from southeasterly direction with speed reaching 35-45 KMPH and gusting to 55 KMPH would prevail along and off Odisha Coast.
Sea condition would be moderate to rough and fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into sea, the MeT office said.