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Heat wave persists


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Thursday was 38.0C and the minimum 23.8C.
    The maximum relative humidity was 45 per cent and the minimum 26 per cent.
  • Sunset: Friday: 07.12
  • Sunrise: Saturday: 05.25
  • OUTLOOK FOR  FRIDAY: Partly cloudy sky with possibility of duststorm/thunderstorm.
 
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REGION

Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)

Ambala

38.7

25.5

Amritsar

38.8

22.8

Bhuntar

29.8

13.0

Hisar

39.2

27.2

Karnal

39.0

24.4

Ludhiana

38.8

24.4

Patiala

39.9

25.2

Shimla

24.5

15.1

Srinagar

13.8

Sundernagar

33.6

17.5

 

 

NATION

Read under headings Max (maximum temperature), Min (minimum temperature), R (rainfall in past 24 hours) and TR (total rainfall):

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

41

28

0

4

Bangalore

34

20

17

261

Bhopal

40

28

0

126

Bhubaneswar

35

26

0

130

Chennai

38

27

0

40

Dehradun

29

20

1

220

Gangtok

25

17

0

636

Guwahati

35

25

0

42

Hyderabad

41

27

0

138

Jaipur

39

25

0

37

Jammu

36

0

88

Kolkata

37

27

0

79

Kolhapur

37

21

0

28

Lucknow

38

26

0

91

Mumbai

34

27

0

7

New Delhi

36

25

0

48

Panjim

34

27

0

45

Patna

39

27

0

25

Shillong

26

17

0

142

Shimla

23

7

0

231

Srinagar

19

14

Tr

125

Thiruvananthapuram

34

26

0

139

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Heat wave persists
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, May 18
Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir and at isolated places in Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region. The chief amounts of rainfall in cms are: Rajasthan: Ajmer 6 and Bikaner 1.

Temperatures: Past 24 hours change: The maximum temperatures fell markedly in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, fell appreciably in Punjab and west Rajasthan, fell in Haryana, west Utar Pradesh and Uttaranchal, rose in east Uttar Pradesh and changed little elsewhere.

Departure: They were markedly below normal in west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal, appreciably below normal in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab, below normal in east Uttar Pradesh and normal in the rest of the region. The highest temperature in the region was 43C recorded at Jhalawar (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 20: Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttaranchal and at isolated places in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in Haryana and Rajasthan.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 20: Mainly clear sky with dust haze. Rise in day temperature. The maximum temperature will be around 41C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi: Forecast valid until the morning of May 20: sky will be mainly clear.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

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