♦ Fog: Fog/shallow fog has been observed at isolated places over Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Manipur in morning hours.
♦ Yesterday, cold wave conditions were prevailing over some parts of Madhya Maharashtra, Odisha and Jharkhand.
♦ Yesterday, prevailing minimum temperatures were below 5°C at many places over western Himalayan region and between 5°C10°C at many places over Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, north Madhya Pradesh and at a few places over north Rajasthan, Jharkhand, interior Odisha, north Chhattisgarh and at isolated
places over Madhya Maharashtra. The lowest minimum temperature of 5.0°C was recorded at Adampur (Punjab) and Sarsawa (Uttar Pradesh) in plains of the country.
Main Weather Observations
♦ RAINFALL: Light rain/thundershowers was occurred at isolated pockets of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Weather remained mainly dry/dry over rest of the country.
♦ Temperatures: Maximum temperatures were above normal by 24°C at some places over Western Himalayan region, Rajasthan, north Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, SubHimalayan West Bengal, northeastern states, north Konkan & Goa, Madhya Maharashtra, Karnataka, south Andhra Pradesh and Tamilnadu. They
were below normal by 24°C at isolated places over south Madhya Pradesh and Gangetic West Bengal and nearly normal over rest of the country.
♦ Kalpana1: Cloud imagery at 0530 hours IST shows convective clouds over some parts of westcentral & east Bay of Bengal and south Andaman sea Low/medium clouds are seen over some parts of Jammu & Kashmir and extreme south peninsular India.