Bhubaneswar, Mar 18: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) Regional Centre, Bhubaneswar on Thursday issued yellow warning of thunderstorm with lightning for several districts in Odisha during next two days.
Thunderstorm with lightning very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Sundargarh, Keonjhar, Deogarh, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Angul, Boudh and Mayurbhanj on Friday, said the IMD.
The weathermen also forecast light to moderate rain or thundershower very likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Bolangir, Kalahandi, Koraput, Rayagada, Kandhamal, Boudh, Ganjam, Angul tomorrow.
Similarly, the Met Centre issued thunderstorm warning for six districts i.e Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur and Kendrapara on Saturday.
Today, the highest maximum temperature of 39 degree Celsious was recorded at Baripada, malkangiri and Boudh while the lowest minimum temperature of 17.5 degree Celsius was recorded at Phulbani in the plains of Odisha.
There will be no large change in maximum temperature in the State during next 4-5 days, said the IMD.