Bhubaneswar: Normal life has gone out of gear in many parts of Odisha due to continuous rains with cold wave conditions for the last two days.
The Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted that the wintry rain conditions will continue for next 24 hours. The sky will be clear of clouds from tomorrow but the temperature will go down by 4 to 6 degree Celsius, creating chilly weather.
According to the weather office, dense fog condition prevailed in western parts today. Dense fog conditions will be witnessed in the entire coastal districts and some interior parts from January 6. This morning, dense fog condition reduced visibility to 100 metre in Bhawanipatna, said the IMD official.
During the last 24 hours, Talcher recorded highest rainfall of 58 mm followed by Balasore 22.4mm, Keonjhar 14.8 mm, Angul 12.6mm, Bhubaneswar 12.3mm and Bhawanipatna 9.2 mm.