Wednesday, May 2, 2001, Chandigarh, India




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Rain, snow likely in J&K, HP
New Delhi, May 1
Heat wave to severe heat wave conditions are prevailing in many parts of Rajasthan. Heat wave conditions continue to prevail in parts of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal. They have abated in east Uttar Pradesh.

 


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Tuesday was 37.2C (99.0F) and the minimum 23.6C (74.5F).
    The maximum relative humidity was 53 per cent and the minimum 21 per cent.
  • Sunset: Wednesday: 7.02
  • Sunrise: Thursday: 5.37
  • OUTLOOK FOR  WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy sky. Possibility of duststorm or thunderstorm.


 

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REGION

Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)
Ambala 36.7 22.1
Amritsar 39.5 22.8
Bhuntar 28.5 11.9
Hisar 42.1 27.4
Jammu 28.5
Ludhiana 37.4
Patiala 37.0 22.9
Shimla 25.6 18.9
Srinagar 21.3 12.7
Sundernagar 33.6 16.0

 

 

NATION

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

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

42

27

0

10

Aurangabad

41

27

0

1

Bangalore

34

23

0

326

Baroda

41

27

0

0

Bhavnagar

40

26

0

10

Bhopal

44

27

0

6

Bhubaneswar

38

26

0

100

Bhuj

38

23

0

0

Chennai

36

27

0

99

Dehra Dun

37

21

0

84

Gangtok

22

13

5

466

Guwahati

25

20

25

302

Hyderabad

41

27

0

76

Indore

41

27

0

4

Jaipur

43

29

0

19

Jamshedpur

41

25

0

3

Kolkata

35

22

5

97

Kodiakanal

21

13

2

283

Kolhapur

34

23

0

30

Lucknow

40

26

tr

11

Mahabaleshwar

35

22

0

35

Mumbai

33

26

0

2

Nagpur

45

26

0

49

New Delhi

42

26

0

42

Panjim

33

26

0

7

Patna

35

24

0

22

Pune

41

21

0

2

Rajkot

42

24

0

4

Ranchi

41

21

0

63

Ratnagiri

33

25

0

0

Shillong

21

13

2

Shimla

27

19

0

179

Sholapur

44

28

0

26

Srinagar

28

13

2

115

Surat

37

25

0

0

Tiruchirapalli

37

26

0

60

Thiruvananthapuram

31

24

6

245

Udaipur

43

24

0

8

Visakhapatnam

37

29

0

22

   

 

Rain, snow likely in J&K, HP
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, May 1
Heat wave to severe heat wave conditions are prevailing in many parts of Rajasthan. Heat wave conditions continue to prevail in parts of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal. They have abated in east Uttar Pradesh.

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

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: Maximum temperatures rose in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab, fell appreciably in east Uttar Pradesh, fell in west Uttar Pradesh and changed little elsewhere.

Departures: They were appreciably above normal in the remaining parts of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal and normal in east Uttar Pradesh. The highest temperature in the region was 45.2C recorded at Sriganganagar (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 3: Rain or snow is likely at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir and at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh and Uttaranchal. Rain or thundershowers are likely at a few places in Punjab and at isolated places in east Uttar Pradesh. Duststorms/thunderstorms are likely at isolated places in Haryana and north Rajasthan. Weather will be mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 3: Mainly clear sky with the possibility of thundery development and light rain in some areas towards evening. Maximum temperature will be around 42C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi: Forecast valid until the morning of May 3: Light rain is likely at a few places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

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