New Delhi On the eve of the New Year, North India is in the grip of a cold snap. Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and West Madhya Pradesh are expected to experience severe cold in the next 24 hours. This situation will continue until January 2. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday forecast light rains in eastern Rajasthan, Delhi, western Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana between January 2 and 6. RK Genmani, a senior scientist at IMD, has said that the cold wave will continue till tomorrow in northern India. There will be a slight decrease in cold after January 2nd. But from January onwards, North India will be hit by severe cold again.
Meanwhile, the Safdarjung Observatory in the capital recorded a low of 3.3 degrees Celsius on Thursday, the lowest temperature of the season. Visibility can be reduced due to dense fog at 50 meters. Earlier, on December 20, the minimum temperature in Delhi was 3.4 degrees Celsius. Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the IMD’s Regional Meteorological Center, said that after December 12, the western instability would affect the western Himalayan region and cause rain and snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. The northwest winter in Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal will come to Delhi NCR. Fog in Punjab and Haryana will bring wind and cold to Delhi.
The cold wave will continue in North India tomorrow. Cold spells will be reduced from January 2. East Rajasthan, Delhi, West UP, Punjab and Haryana are likely to receive light rains from January 2 to January. Severe cold wave to hit North India from January: RK Jenamani, Senior Scientist, IMD pic.twitter.com/vUx98AuHiA
– ANI (एनANI)
December 31, 2020
The coldest day of the season in Delhi
Heavy fog in Delhi on Thursday morning reduced visibility to just 50 meters and the minimum temperature also reached 3.3 degrees Celsius, the lowest temperature of the season. Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the meteorological department’s regional forecasting center, said the city was experiencing cold spells for the third day in a row.
Cold sore for the next two days
According to the meteorological department, cold weather is expected in the city in the next two days. Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the regional forecasting center of the Meteorological Department (IMD), said north-northwesterly winds were blowing from the Himalayas and temperatures in northern India had dropped.
Chance of rain in most parts of the state
Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, North Rajasthan, West Uttar Pradesh and Northwest Madhya Pradesh receive sparse rainfall between January 2 and January 0 due to the impact on the Bay of Bengal. Heavy rains are also expected on January 4 and 5.
The temperature will drop by degrees
The next 5 to 10 days will see the effects of western unrest in northwestern and central India, with minimum temperatures expected to drop by to degrees Celsius in most parts of the country. Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and West Madhya Pradesh will be hit by the cold wave in the next two hours. In the next 2 hours, fog in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and North Rajasthan will increase people’s problems. For the next two days, thick fog is expected in Uttarakhand, western Madhya Pradesh and remote areas of Bihar, Assam and Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura.
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