It is freezing in many parts of North India. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the temperature of Delhi on Saturday reached eight degrees Celsius. Visibility reduced to 300 meters due to dense fog in Delhi-NCR. Western disturbances have provided some relief to Delhi-NCR people from winter. Giving more information about the weather, IMD official said that due to the slow winds, the minimum temperature in Delhi is eight degrees Celsius and mildly cloudy.
However, Delhi is still cold and growing. According to the Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature in Delhi is going to go down again to four degree Celsius by Monday. The Meteorological Department said that snowfall is occurring in the hills of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. With this, the temperature in the plains of North India is likely to come down to four degrees.
Kuldeep Srivastava, head of IMD's Regional Forecast Center, said that during this time, the plains in the plains are not as cold as the northwest winds coming from the snow-bound Western Himalayas. Due to this, the minimum temperature in Delhi-NCR has gone up due to clouds.
There may be rain in Haryana and Chandigarh
Along with this, light rain and thunder showers are expected at isolated places in North Punjab and North Haryana and Chandigarh on Saturday. Very dense fog is expected over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and parts of Delhi, UP, North Rajasthan, Assam and Meghalaya and isolated parts of Manipur and Tripura during the next 4-5 days.
Cold wave may occur in many parts of UP and North Rajasthan
At the same time, dense fog may occur over Bihar, North Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Sikkim and Odisha during the next two-three days. In the next two-three days and the next 24 hours, cold may increase in some parts of Haryana. Cold wave is likely to occur over many parts of North Rajasthan, Delhi, and UP during January 24 to 27.