Rain is expected in various parts of the state today.

Indian Meteorological Department predicts thunderstorm activity in a few places over coastal Odisha . Weather forecast predicts light to moderate rainfall or thunderstorm activity will be accompanied by lightning .

Bhubaneswar (Bhubaneswar): Starting Tuesday, a forecast by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicts that light to moderate rainfall or thunderstorm activity will be accompanied by lightning in a few places over the interior and isolated areas of coastal Odisha, particularly in some western and interior areas.However, Biswas said that the prevailing day temperature would not decrease for the next four-five days.He said that the southwest monsoon has weakened into some areas of the Bay of Bengal and the most of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Monday.Further advance of monsoons is also likely to be possible, according to Biwas, who said that there has been no specific prediction for the formation of a new low pressure over the Bay of Bengal as a result of the weather forecast.

At 42.5 degrees, Boudh and Sonepur each recorded 42.5, followed by Titlagarh and Bargarh each recording 42.4 degrees.According to the IMD study, several areas experienced thunderstorms in the last 24 hours.