Cold Wave, Foggy Conditions Continue To Sweep Odisha, Mercury May Dip Further

Bhubaneswar: Cold wave and foggy weather conditions reportedly prevailed over Odisha as many parts of Odisha witnessed dense fog blanket while interior parts experienced cold wave.

As per the weather update of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), dense fog condition was reported from Daringbadi, Koraput, Angul and Paradip while Chandbali, Puri, Keonjhar, Malkangiri, Nayagarh and Talcher experienced shallow to moderate fog.

Similarly, the mercury (minimum/night temperature) has reportedly dipped in most of the districts of the State.
In the last 24 hours, temperature in four places was recorded below 11 degrees Centigrade, as per the IMD.

While Phulbani recorded the lowest 5 degrees Centigrade, IMD predicted that the minimum/night temperature is likely to plummet further by 2 to 3 degrees Centigrade in most of the places in interior Odisha.

It has also been predicted that the temperature is unlikely to change in the next two days while coastal Odisha is expected to have normal temperature.