Dense fog conditions will prevail in many states of North and North East during the next two to three days.
According to IMD, the condition of cold wave is likely to be serious in Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh.
During the next two days, cold wave is likely to increase in different parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh.
new Delhi. North India is in the grip of cold wave for the last few days. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), dense to very dense fog is likely to persist in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Uttar Pradesh during the next 48 hours. The Meteorological Department has expressed the possibility of dense fog in the morning and evening for the next two to three days in most areas of North India. The minimum temperature in many parts of northwestern plains is between 5 to 8 degree Celsius. Especially in many areas of Punjab and some areas of Haryana, the cold has increased a lot. Meanwhile, cold wave conditions prevail in some parts of northern Rajasthan.
In its weather bulletin, the IMD said that “due to the continuation of high moisture and light winds at lower tropospheric levels over the Gangetic plains of the country, most areas in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Uttar Pradesh during night and morning during next 48 hours.” very thick in heavy fog likely to persist. After this, there is a possibility of dense fog in different areas in Punjab and Haryana and Chandigarh for the next three days.
While dense foggy conditions have also been predicted over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, North Rajasthan, Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim and Tripura during night and morning during next two to three days. The IMD said that the cold wave conditions are likely to turn severe in isolated parts of Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh. Whereas during the next two days, cold wave is likely to increase in different parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Meanwhile, the IMD has predicted moderate rain at many places over the southern states of India including Tamil Nadu and Kerala during the next few days.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 24, 2022, 05:45 IST