New Delhi- Seeing no reduction within the ongoing climate sample, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a crimson alert on Sunday, indicating that dense to very dense fog and chilly day to extreme chilly day situations are anticipated to persist over North India for the following 4-5 days.
The IMD additional additionally predicted that chilly wave situations are prone to prevail over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and north Rajasthan throughout subsequent 3-4 days
In its each day bulletin, the climate forecast company mentioned that minimal temperatures are within the vary of 3-7 diploma Celsius over most elements of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh, additionally in some elements of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh whereas minimal temperatures of 8-10 diploma Celsius are over many elements of East Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
“These are below normal by 2- 4 degree Celsius in many parts of Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh, also in some parts of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh and near normal over rest parts of North India. Today, the lowest minimum temperature of 2.8 degree Celsius was reported at Hissar (Haryana), ” mentioned the IMD.
“Jet Stream Winds of the order of 140-160 knots at 12.6 km above mean sea level are prevailing over the plains of North India. It is leading to subsidence of cold air and enhancing cold wave/cold day conditions over North India. Similar intensity of Jet Stream is likely to continue during next 3-4 days, ” mentioned the IMD.
It mentioned that dense to very dense fog situations are very prone to prevail for a number of hours within the evening/morning over some elements of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Uttar Pradesh until January 26 morning.
“Dense fog conditions are very likely in isolated places over Delhi on January 22 night and January 25 morning. Dense to very dense fog conditions are very likely to prevail for a few hours in the night/morning in isolated pockets of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh till January 24 morning” the climate forecast company mentioned.
The IMD additional mentioned that no vital change in minimal temperatures may be very possible over northern elements of the nation in the course of the subsequent 5 days.
“Cold wave conditions are very likely in isolated pockets of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh during Sunday and January 25, over north Rajasthan till January 23, ” mentioned the IMD.
“Ground frost conditions are very likely at isolated places over Uttarakhand on Sunday and January 22, ” the IMD added.