New Delhi: According to a senior scientist of the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), a Western Disturbance over North India will cause rain in Delhi NCR from Friday night and will continue till Sunday morning. Due to a western disturbance, it will be cloudy, with the minimum temperature reaching 13 degree Celsius.
RK Jenamani of the Meteorological Department told news agency ANI that the Western Disturbance is weaker than before, which brought intense rainfall in the National Capital Region. He said that there will be very light rain. Jenamani said that there is a possibility of hailstorm in Punjab and Haryana also.
“Day temperatures will remain low due to rain over entire north India, Rajasthan, Haryana,” Jenamani said. The Meteorological Department said that a “freshly active Western Disturbance is likely to affect northwest India from January 21.”
The Meteorological Department has predicted isolated light/moderate rainfall over Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, Interior Tamil Nadu, Kerala for the next 2 days.
The IMD weather forecast suggested dense fog in the night and morning hours at isolated places over Rajasthan, East Uttar Pradesh, West Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha and West Bengal during the next two days.
“Severe Cold Wave conditions are very likely to occur at isolated places over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan during the next two days and thereafter,” the IMD said.
On Tuesday morning, the IMD reported dense fog with visibility of 50 meters in Bareilly, Bahraich, Sultanpur, Varanasi and Allahabad. Visibility of 200 meters was recorded in Agra, Lucknow and Gorakhpur. Dense fog was observed in isolated parts of Bihar and Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, 50 meters in Gaya and 200 meters in Purnia.
first published:Jan. 18, 2022, 9:46 a.m.