Several parts of Odisha are likely to witness rainfall activities under the influence of fresh Western disturbance starting from February 16, said India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.
As per IMD, several parts of north interior Odisha will experience rain and thunderstorm activities. Rain forecast has been issued for Balasore, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Sundergarh and Jharsuguda districts. Some parts of the State are also likely to witness hailstorm during this period.
However, the overall weather will mostly remain dry in Odisha till February 15. The Regional MeT further informed that there will be no change in the minimum (night temperarture) for the next two days. There will be a gradual rise in the normal minimum (night) temperature by 3 to 5 degree Celsius subsequently.
Day-4 (valid from 0830 hrs IST of 16.02.2022 up to 0830 hrs IST of 17.02.2022)
Light rain likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nuapada, Bargarh, Jharsuguda and Sundargarh