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Maximum Temp To Fall In Coastal Odisha; IMD Issues Rain, Thunderstorm Warning

Bhubaneswar: Heat wave conditions are likely to prevail at one or two places over the districts of Khordha and Balasore in the next 24 hours, predicted India Meteorological Department (IMD)…

Heat Wave Alert Issued For Several Odisha Districts; Rain, Thunderstorm To Provide Some Relief

Bhubaneswar: Heat wave conditions are likely to prevail at one or two places over the districts of Khordha, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Mayurbhanj, Balasore in the next 24 hours, predicted India Meteorological…

Heat Wave Sweeps North India, Mercury Climbs 40 Deg C
Heat Wave Sweeps North India, Mercury Climbs 40 Deg C

New Delhi: No heat wave Conditions are likely over the country on Thursday but heavy rainfall is very likely at isolated places over Coastal & South interior Karnataka, Kerala and…

March 4th Warmest in Odisha Climate History, Baripada Hottest In Country

Bhubaneswar: Even as Baripada in Odisha has been designated as the hottest place in the country in March this year, the month proved to be the fourth warmest in the…

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Relief From Heat Wave As IMD Issues Rain, Thunderstorm Alert For Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After reeling under intense heat wave conditions for the past couple of days, the people of Odisha are expected to get much needed relief as India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted rain, thunderstorm in the next few days. #Heatwave to #severe heatwave conditions very likely to prevail in some districts of Odisha #today (01.04.2021) […]

Odisha: Let Up In Heat-Wave From Tomorrow!

New Delhi: After experiencing severe heat-wave condition in the last couple of days, Odisha is likely to heave a sigh of relief from the scorching heat from tomorrow. In an exclusive interview to OTV, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Director General (DG) of India Meteorological Department (IMD) thunderstorm and rainfall activities might help decrease the mercury level in […]

Stay Indoors Till 4 PM As Heat Wave Continues To Sweep Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Intense heat wave condition continued for the second consecutive day in Odisha on Thursday as the weather bureau cautioned people not to venture out till 4 pm. As per a bulletin issued by the Regional Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar on Thursday morning, the heat wave condition will be felt in as many as 20 districts […]

At 44.2 Deg C Bhubaneswar Hottest In Odisha, Mercury Breaches 73 Year Record
At 44.2 Deg C Bhubaneswar Hottest In Odisha, Mercury Breaches 73 Year Record

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar broke a 73 year record when the maximum temperature went up to 44.2 degree Celsius on Wednesday, the highest recorded temperature for the month of March ever since its formation as the State Capital in 1948. The Temple City was the hottest place in the State as well. The previously recorded maximum temperature […]

Heat Wave Warning In Odisha: Orange Alert In 21 Districts For Next Two Days

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has sounded orange alert for heat wave in 21 districts in the State for the next two days. “An east-west trough at mean sea level runs from East Uttar Pradesh to west Assam. Under the influence of dry westerly winds prevailing in the lower levels and local heating and […]

Odisha Turns Hot Cauldron: Baripada Sizzles At Season's Highest Of 44.6 Degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Respite seems to have become a dream for people in Odisha with the State scorching under intense heat wave. The Baripada city in the State on Tuesday recorded the season’s highest maximum temperature of 44.6 degrees while 16 places saw mercury jump above 40 Celsius degree mark. Below Baripada, as many as four places […]

Heat Wave To Sweep Odisha In Next 24 Hours; IMD Sounds Yellow Warning

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday predicted that the maximum temperature (Day temperature) is likely to rise by around 2 degrees C during the next 48 hours and it will decrease by 2-3 degrees after three days over the districts of Odisha. Similarly, the maximum temperature will be above normal by 4-6 degree […]

Heat Wave, Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Odisha; SRC Issues Advisory

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday predicted rain and thunderstorm activities in different parts of Odisha in the next 24 hours. While light to moderate rain or thunderstorm is likely to occur in several parts of Mayurbhanj and Balasore, Yellow warning (thunderstorm and lightning alert) has been issued for both the districts. As […]

Heat Wave Warning For 3 Odisha Districts; Rain, Thunderstorm Relief For Some Till March 30

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday issued heat wave alert for three Odisha districts- Khordha, Cuttack and Nayagarh. As per the latest weather bulletin of the IMD, these districts will experience heat wave conditions in the next 48 hours (till March 28). The weather forecasting agency has issued ‘Yellow warning’ in this regard. […]

9 Places In Odisha Record 40 Degree Celsius Or Above, Boudh Hottest At 40.8

Bhubaneswar: Mercury continued to rise in Odisha as nine places recorded 40 degree Celsius or more in the last 24 hours, said the Meteorological Centre in the capital city on Friday. Boudh recorded the maximum temperature of 40.8 degree Celsius on Thursday. After Boudh, Bhubaneswar was the hottest at 40.4 degree Celsius followed by Bolangir […]

Odisha Govt Reschedules School Timings For Class 9-12 Students, Check Details
Morning School Timings In Odisha Revised Again, Get Details

Bhubaneswar: Following a widespread criticism, Odisha government again revised its morning school class timings for the students of standard 9 to 12 on Tuesday. As per the latest timings issued by State Mass Education Department, students of standard 9 and 11 will have to attend classes from 7 am to 9 am, while students of […]

Odisha To Sizzle Till May As Temperature Will Rise Above Normal: IMD

Bhubaneswar: Get ready for harsh sultry days as the maximum temperature in Odisha will be above normal for a long period of three months till May, predicts the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday. The probability forecast for maximum temperature issued for several sub-divisions of India issued by IMD indicates above normal maximum temperature in […]

School Timings In Odisha Likely To Change, Says Minister

Bhubaneswar: The timings for morning for class 9 to 12 students are likely to change in view of the sudden rise in maximum temperature and possible heat wave conditions in the State, said Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Dash on Tuesday. While talking to reporters in Bhadrak, Dash said that the government on […]

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Odisha Schools Start Morning Classes From Today As Mercury Soars

Bhubaneswar: In view of the soaring daytime temperature that crossed 40 degree Celsius at several places in the State, schools have started classes in morning shift from today to avoid heat wave related eventuality. The School and Mass Education department has directed all District Education Officers (DEOs) to ensure morning classes amid strict adherence to […]

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Heat Wave Alert: Opposition Demands Odisha Govt To Review Morning School Timings

Bhubaneswar: Terming the revised school timings as a wrong decision of Odisha Mass Education Department, Congress MLA Santosh Singh Saluja on Sunday urged the State government to close the school before 11:30 AM every day in order to ensure the safety of students and teachers from the scourge of impending heatwave. The development comes a […]

Odisha: Met Predicts Rise In Temperature In Next 3-4 Days

Bhubaneswar: The State Capital registered a record temperature on Saturday for the fourth consecutive day as mercury went up to 40.6 degree Celsius. Bhubaneswar was the hottest in the State on Saturday. The city had registered 40.4 degree Celsius on Friday. The condition will prevail in next three-four days, weather officials predicted. The mercury will […]

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IMD Alert For Odisha: Temperature To Spike By 5 Degree Above Normal In Several Parts

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday predicted a steep rise in maximum temperature for several parts of Odisha. As per the latest IMD forecast, the maximum temperature (Day temperature) is likely to be above normal by 3-4 degrees Celsius at many places over the districts of Odisha during the next 3-4 days. Similarly, […]

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Temperature Breaches 40 Degree Mark In Odisha's Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Capital city of Odisha on Friday breached season’s first 40 degree Celsius record. As per the data released by the IMD’s Regional Meteorological Centre, mercury touched as high as 40.4 degrees Celsius during the day, which is the maximum in the State so far. Bhubaneswar was also the country’s hottest city after it […]

Bhubaneswar Hottest City In Country Today With 39.4 Degree Celsius

Bhubaneswar: The Capital City of Odisha on Thursday hit a grim milestone of being the hottest town in the country after it recorded 39.4 degree Celsius. According to India Meteorological Department, Bhubaneswar recorded a departure in maximum temperature of 6 degrees above the normal. In Odisha, apart from Bhubaneswar, as many as 15 stations recorded […]

Odisha Reels Under Heat Wave; Sonepur Sizzles At 40.8 Degrees Celsius

Bhubaneswar: Intense heat wave continues to prevail in Odisha with six cities recording maximum temperature above 40 degrees Celsius today. Sonepur recorded highest maximum temperature of 40.8 degrees Celsius followed by Bolangir (40.5), Malkangiri (40.2) while Talcher and Angul recorded 40.1 degrees Celsius each. Twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar recorded highest maximum temperature of […]

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‘Odisha To Witness Warmer Than Usual Summer In 2020’

Bhubaneswar: After witnessing a prolonged winter chill, Odisha will experience a hotter summer than usual between March and May this year. As per the seasonal forecast outlook released by the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), the average maximum temperature is likely to be higher by at least 0.5 to 1 degree Celsius in several parts […]