If you are travelling to Delhi, Chandigarh, and Uttarakhand — beware of severe weather
- The India Meteorological Department has issued a “severe weather advisory”.
- It is expecting thunderstorms, lightning and rain over
Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh.
- Parts of Uttarakhand, West Rajasthan, Haryana,
Chandigarh, Delhi and Gujarat are also likely to experience cold waves on Friday.
Parts of Uttarakhand, West Rajasthan, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Gujarat are also likely to experience cold waves on Friday.
Severe Weather Advisory For Today https://t.co/Mda3DlP3cr— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) 1579245442000
Multi Hazard Warning for next 5 days https://t.co/IsDpMiHvte— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) 1579250255000
Weather Warning and Rainfall Forecast video based on 0830 hours IST of 17.01.2020 https://t.co/iHZym8K6zX— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) 1579249918000
Visibility in Haryana and Punjab reduced to 50m
Large parts of Punjab and Haryana on Friday remained under very dense
The minimum temperatures settled below normal at several places in the region. The Met forecasts mild rain and foggy conditions in both the states till Saturday. Dense to very dense fog is likely at many places for the next few days.
In the plains of Punjab and Haryana, Bathinda was the coldest place with a low of 1.2 degree Celsius on January 17. Sirsa in Haryana reeled under a low of 2.4 degree Celsius, while Hisar, Karnal and Bhiwani settled at a low of 5.1 degrees, 10 degrees and 6.3 degree Celsius, respectively.
In neighbouring Punjab, Ludhiana, Adampur and Patiala had a low of 8.9 degrees, 10.7 degrees and 8.2 degrees Celsius, respectively. The minimum temperature in the holy city of Amritsar settled at 4.7 degrees. Chandigarh recorded a low of 9.4 degrees Celsius with mild rain.
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