Rains To Welcome Eid This Year

**Bhubaneswar: ** Under the influence of cyclonic circulation over North Bay of Bengal & neighbourhood, a low pressure area has formed over Northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining coastal areas of Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal on Sunday.

As per a bulletin released by IMD, most places in Odisha are likely to experience rain accompanied with thundershower. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Interior and Coastal Odisha in the next 24 hours.

Gusty surface wind from Southeasterly direction in North Odisha and Northwesterly direction in South Odisha with speed reaching 35 to 45 KMPH gusting to 55 KMPH is likely to prevail along and off Odisha Coast.

The bulletin further stated that the Sea condition would be moderate to rough along the Coast. Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into sea.