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Heat wave likely to abate


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Sunday was 39.6C (103.3F) and the minimum 24.6C (76.3F).
    The maximum relative humidity was 38 per cent and the minimum 13 per cent.
  • Sunset: Monday: 7.01
  • Sunrise: Tuesday: 05.38
  • OUTLOOK FOR  MONDAY: Partly cloudy sky. Not much change in day temperature.


 

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REGION

Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)
Ambala 40.5 23.0
Amritsar 41.6 21.2
Bhuntar 32.6 09.2
Hisar 27.4
Jammu 24.2
Patiala 41.4 22.0
Rohtak 27.2
Shimla 25.6 17.0
Srinagar 26.9 10.3

 

 

NATION

Read under headings Max (maximum temperature), Min (minimum temperature), R (rainfall in past 24 hours) and TR (Total rain since March 1):

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

42

26

0

10

Aurangabad

41

26

0

1

Bangalore

33

23

0

326

Baroda

41

25

0

0

Bhavnagar

40

25

0

10

Bhopal

42

27

0

6

Bhubaneswar

41

28

0

100

Bhuj

38

25

0

0

Chennai

37

27

0

99

Gangtok

23

15

10

460

Guwahati

24

19

47

232

Gaya

44

Hyderabad

40

29

0

76

Indore

41

23

0

4

Jaipur

42

27

0

19

Jamshedpur

43

26

0

56

Kolkata

35

29

0

92

Kodiakanal

22

12

18

281

Kolhapur

37

23

0

30

Lucknow

44

25

0

11

Mumbai

33

26

0

1

Nagpur

44

27

0

49

New Delhi

42

28

0

42

Panjim

34

27

0

7

Ranchi

41

26

0

50

Ratnagiri

33

25

0

0

Shimla

24

17

0

179

Sholapur

43

28

0

26

Srinagar

24

10

3

113

Surat

40

23

0

0

Tiruchirapalli

38

27

0

60

Thiruvananthapuram

32

24

1

176

Udaipur

41

23

0

8

Visakhapatnam

37

28

0

22

  

 

Heat wave likely to abate
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, April 29
Heat wave conditions continue to prevail in parts of Haryana and Rajasthan and extended to more parts of Uttar Pradesh. They are likely to abate during next two days. They have abated from Punjab.

Rainfall: Rain or snow has occurred at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: Maximum temperatures changed little. 

Departures: They were appreciably above normal in Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Uttaranchal and the remaining parts of Haryana, east Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh and above normal in the rest of the region. The highest temperature in the region was 45.5C recorded at Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 1: Rain or snow is likely at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttaranchal. Rain or thundershowers are likely at isolated places in east Uttar Pradesh.

Duststorms/thunderstorms are likely at isolated places in Haryana, Rajasthan and west Uttar Prasdesh. Weather will be mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 1: Mainly clear sky with possibility of thundery development and light rain. Maximum temperature will be around 42C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi: Forecast valid until the morning of May 1: Light rain is likely at a few places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

Squall report: New Delhi (Palam) experienced a west-northwesterly squall at 10.14 a.m. yesterday with a maximum wind speed of 77 kmph.

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