Orange Warning: Severe Heatwave To Sear Khurda & 6 Other Dists In Odisha Today

OB Bureau

Bhubaneswar: Severe heatwave will continue to torment Odisha on Friday with orange warning issued for one or two places over in Angul, Balasore, Khurda, Mayurbhanj, Sambalpur, Boudh and Nayagarh.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has also warned of heatwave conditions at one or two places in Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Kendrapada, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jajpur, Kandhamal, Koraput, Malkangiri, Jharsugada, Bargad, Sonpur, Balangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Ganjam and Gajapati districts.

Hot and humid weather condition may also prevail at many places in Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Ganjam, and Gajapati.

The orange warning continues on Saturday for a few places in Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapada, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Cuttack Khurda, Dhenkanal, Nuapada, Angul, Nayagarh, Mayurbhanj, Boudh and Keonjhar.Heatwave condition is also likely at one or two places in Koraput, Malkangiri, Sonepur, Balangir and Kalahandi. Hot and humid weather may persist at one or two places in Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapada, Puri, Nayagarh, Gajapati, Ganjam and Jajpur, as well.

Also Read: Mercury May Soar To 44°C In Bhubaneswar Amid Severe Heatwave Warning For 3 Days

There is also a forecast for light to moderate rain/thundershower at one or two places oin Ganjam, Gajapati, Rayagada, Malkangiri, Koraput, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Kandhamal, Puri, Balasore, and Bhadrak.

Usually, Odisha experiences one to three heatwave days in April but this time the state has already recorded six heatwave days in the last 18 days. The heatwave condition is expected to subside after April 20 under influence of rainfall and thundershower activity, according to the weather agency.

On Thursday, they mercury had breached 43 degree Celsius in Bhubaneswar, which was the hottest place in the state at 43.6 degree Celsius. Boudh was close second at 43.5 degree followed by Angul at 43.3 degree Celsius.

Also Read: Bhubaneswar Hottest In Odisha As Mercury Zooms To 43.6 Degree Celsius

OB Bureau

Recent Posts

Dry Northerly-Northwesterly Winds To Push Up Day Temp In Odisha By 3-5°C

Bhubaneswar: Amid the continuing thunderstorm activity, the day temperature in Odisha is likely to rise…

May 27, 2024

[Watch] Man Shoots Down DJ At Ranchi Club After Being Refused Alcohol

New Delhi: A man shot dead a DJ late on Sunday night at a bar…

May 27, 2024

Odisha Elections 2024: BJD Alleges Distribution Of Sewing Machines By BJP MLA Candidate; Seeks ECI Action

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Monday moved Odisha’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) against Bharatiya…

May 27, 2024

[Watch] Minor Drives Father’s BMW On Busy Road With Youth Perched On Bonnet

New Delhi:  Close on the heels of the ongoing controversy revolving around the Pune Porsche…

May 27, 2024

Bomb Hurled At SUV In Bhubaneswar’s Baramunda; Past Enmity Suspected

Bhubaneswar: Miscreants allegedly hurled a bomb on an SUV in Baramunda area in Odisha capital…

May 27, 2024

Odisha BJP Holds Demo For Prashant Jagdev’s Release, Aparajita Alleges Pressure On Driver To Give False Statement

Khurda: A large number of BJP workers staged a demonstration outside the sub-collector office in…

May 27, 2024

Odisha’s KISS Students Excel In Class X Board Exams; Achieve 100% Results For 17 Consecutive Years

Bhubaneswar: Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) has posted a 100% result in the Class…

May 27, 2024

Amit Shah Spells Out The Exact Lok Sabha & Assembly Seats BJP Expects To Win In Odisha

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Days before the final phase of election, Union Minister Amit Shah has predicted…

May 27, 2024