Bhubaneswar: With a cyclonic circulation having developed over north Bay of Bengal along the Bengal-Odisha coast, monsoon rain has intensified in parts of south Odisha. It will more active and spread to interior parts of State in next 24 hours.
Weather officials said the phenomenon could aid monsoon showers. It has started generating moisture that will strengthen the monsoon clouds further. It may result in heavy showers’ in parts of interior Odisha by tomorrow.
Under the influence of south west monsoon that has become active due to cyclonic circulation, many places experienced intermittent drizzle. Paradip recorded maximum 60.4 mm rain followed by Puri which recorded 19.2 mm rain. Similalry, Bhubaneswar registered 1.1 mm shower.