IMD Predicts Cold Spell, Light Rainfall For New Year In Odisha

27 December 2019

Debashish Maharana

Bhubaneswar: The new year eve and new year day are going to be chilly accompanied with light showers in Odisha. According to the Indian Meteorological Department, minimum temperatures are likely to slide by 4 to 5 degrees in the coming days.

This cold wave will start from Saturday (December 28) and last till January 5. On January 1 and 2, light to moderate rainfall will also occur in some parts of the State, IMD Bhubaneswar Director, HR Biswas said.

"The tempratture of Bhubaneswar is expected to drop to 12 to 13 degrees on Saturday and Sunday. The weather will be foggy in the Twin City which will intensify the chilling conditions," Biswas added.

HR Biswas, Director, IMD, Bhubaneswar