Intense cold wave conditions continued to prevail in the entire north India. Dense fog has been witnessed in many parts of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, and Rajasthan. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the cold wave conditions will continue for the next two days.
In the national capital, the minimum temperature of 7 degrees celsius was recorded at Palam while Safdarjung observed a minimum temperature of 7.8 degrees Celsius on Tuesday morning.
On Monday, Delhi was colder than Dehradun and Dharamshala. Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 5 degrees Celsius while Dharamshala and Dehradun witnessed 5.4 and 7.8 degrees Celsius.
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Uttar Pradesh’s Moradabad will experience Fog/mist in the morning with the minimum temperature at 6 degrees Celsius, while Bareilly recorded a minimum temperature of 5 degrees Celsius.
According to IMD, the sky will remain clear later in the day.
In Punjab, Amritsar recorded a minimum temperature of 5 degrees Celsius while Ludhiana experienced 6.6 degrees Celsius. Bhatinda, Pathankot, Gurdaspur, Faridkot recorded cold weather conditions at 1.4, 7.2, 3, 4.4 degrees Celsius respectively.
In Haryana, Ambala, and Karnal observed a minimum temperature of 7.5, 5.5 degrees Celsius respectively.
In Rajasthan, Churu recorded the minimum temperature of 0.5 degree Celsius. On Monday, it recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 0 degree Celsius.
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Jammu and Kashmir
In Jammu and Kashmir, Pahalgam received light snowfall last night. According to the weather office, Pahalgam is likely to witness a minimum temperature of -6 degrees Celsius.
On the other hand, Jammu city is likely to witness a minimum temperature of 5 degrees celsius along with moderate fog-like conditions.
Dibrugarh is likely to experience a minimum temperature of 13 degrees Celsius and a maximum temperature of 26 degrees Celsius along with a cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain today.
On Monday night, a hailstorm lashed Moran area of the district.