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Rains lash many places in North

Widespread rain likely in HP, J&K


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Sunday was 33.0C and the minimum 26.2C.
    The maximum relative humidity was 95 per cent and the minimum 61 per cent.
  • Sunset: Monday: 7.13
  • Sunrise: Tuesday: 5.45
  • OUTLOOK FOR  MONDAY:  Mainly cloudy sky with possibility of rain or thundershowers.
 
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REGION

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

Ambala

33.9

25.7

Amritsar

29.2

24.0

Bhuntar

29.9

17.8

Hisar

35.4

27.3

Jammu

26.8

23.3

Karnal

33.0

25.8

Ludhiana

32.4

24.4

Patiala

32.5

25.6

Shimla

20.6

15.7

Srinagar

23.3

18.5

Sundernagar

28.7

21.0

 


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

Stations

Max

Min

(R)

TR

Ahmedabad

31

25

32

533

Bangalore

27

19

0

203

Bhopal

29

22

4

557

Bhubaneswar

29

25

4

770

Chennai

37

26

0

217

Dehra Dun

28

23

24

1036

Gangtok

21

17

13

1226

Guwahati

33

25

0

443

Hyderabad

24

22

10

430

Jaipur

33

24

0

275

Kolkata

29

24

8

770

Lucknow

30

24

0

585

Mumbai

27

25

44

1443

Panjim

28

23

27

1221

Patna

32

26

0

629

Ranchi

28

21

0

804

Thiruvananthapuram

32

24

0

362

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Rains lash many places in North

Chandigarh, August 6
Moderate to heavy rains lashed many places in Himachal Pradesh and a few places in Punjab and Haryana today, with the local Met Department predicting more rains in the region during the next two days.

Shimla was lashed by 16.4 mm of rain during the day and the residents experienced a cold day as the maximum plummetted to 20.6C.

Pandoh, Rampur, Chamba, Nadaun, Sujanpur Tira, Nagrota Surien, Gamrur, Kahu and Kasol in HP were also lashed by rains.

The maximum at Chandigarh settled at 33C as light rains lashed some parts of the city. Ambala in Haryana received 11 mm of rain during the day and the high there touched 33.9C. Kalka and Panchkula were also lashed by light showers.

Srinagar (6 mm) and Jammu (4.6 mm) were also lashed by rains while Madhopur town in Punjab, bordering Jammu, was lashed by heavy rains at 40.4 mm.

Among other places in Punjab, the Shahpur Kandi area received 40.2 mm of rain and Balachaur was lashed by 21.1 mm.

Patiala received 14 mm of rain while Amritsar had a pleasant day at 29.2C after receiving 7 mm of rain.

Hisar in Haryana and Safdarjung in Delhi braved some sultry weather recording respective maximums of 35.4C and 34.5C.

The Met has forecast moderate to rather heavy rain or thunder showers at many places in HP and Punjab and at a few places in Haryana over the next two days.The possibility of heavy rain is there at isolated places in HP, north and north-east parts of Punjab and extreme northern places in Haryana. PTI

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Widespread rain likely in HP, J&K
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, August 6
Monsoon has been active in Jammu and Kashmir.

Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at most places in Jammu and Kashmir, at many places in Himachal Pradesh, at a few places in Punjab and at isolated places in Haryana. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast valid until the morning of August 8: Rain/thundershowers will occur at many places in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir and at a few places in rest of the region.

Heavy rainfall warning: Heavy to very heavy rain is likely at a few places in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir during the next 48 hours.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of August 8: Generally cloudy sky with possibility of one or two spells of rain/thundershowers.

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