New Delhi : Temperature has fallen in most parts of North India after snowfall in some high altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. The snowfall in the mountains has triggered a cold wave in the plains. At the same time, life was affected in eastern Uttar Pradesh on Thursday due to fog. Heavy rains are likely over isolated parts of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Kerala, southern parts of India.
The national capital recorded a minimum temperature of 10.6 degrees Celsius. The Meteorological Department estimates that it may come down to 9 degrees by Saturday. The reason for this is the cold winds following the snowfall in the mountainous regions. According to IMD officials, on November 16 this month, the minimum temperature in Delhi was 2-3 degrees below normal.
Meteorologists and government agencies said that there is no possibility to be any significant change in the weather in the next three to four days. Two days after the first snowfall of the season, Himachal Pradesh has reached its peak. Keylong in Lahaul and Spiti recorded the lowest minus 7.6 degrees Celsius. Kalpa in Kinnaur recorded a minimum temperature of minus 2.1 degrees Celsius. Kufri recorded a minimum temperature of 3 ° C, Dalhousie 4.8 ° C, Manali 5 ° C and Shimla 5.8 ° C.
Temperature will fall in Rajasthan
Drop in temperatures have been recorded in many parts of Rajasthan during night time. Mount Abu recorded the lowest at 4.6 degrees Celsius. Churu recorded a night temperature drop of 8.3 degrees Celsius, five degrees less than the previous night. According to the Meteorological Department, temperature was 8.8 ° C in Ganganagar, 9.1 ° C in Pilani, 10.5 ° C in Sikar, 11.8 ° C in Jaisalmer, 13.4 ° C in Barmer and 13.8 ° C in Alwar. Bhilwara recorded a minimum temperature of 14 ° C, Dabok 14.8 ° C, Jaipur 16.2 ° C and Kota 16.6 ° C.
Snowfall will increase cold in Himachal According to the Meteorological Department, the temperature will fall further in the state during the next 24 hours. The dense fog layer is affecting the lives of people at different places in Himachal Pradesh and eastern Uttar Pradesh. The Meteorological Department has predicted rain and snowfall in different parts of the union territory on Thursday. Gulmarg recorded a minimum temperature of minus 6 degrees Celsius, four degrees below normal. While Jammu and Srinagar recorded minimum temperatures of 9.5 ° C and 0.8 ° C respectively.
A low pressure area has formed in the middle of the Arabian Sea
Meteorologists have issued a rain alert on Thursday in many places of Madhya Pradesh. Even on Thursday, it may rain somewhere in Bhopal, Rewa, Sagar and Ujjain divisions. There is no chance of a drop in the minimum temperature due to the persistent cloud. Senior meteorologist Ajay Shukla said that there is less pressure in the Arabian Sea. A western disturbance is over North Pakistan and adjoining Jammu and Kashmir. There is also an upper air cyclone over Rajasthan. Due to this, there is constant moisture coming with the winds. The clouds made from it are raining somewhere.