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Rain, thundershowers expected

Snow, rain break dry spell in region


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Saturday was 19.04C
    and the minimum 14.0C.
    The maximum relative humidity was 95 per cent and the minimum 60 per cent.
  • Sunset: Sunsday: 6.06
  • Sunrise: Monday: 07.06
  • OUTLOOK FOR  SUNDAY:  Generally cloudy sky with a few spells of rain/thunder showers.
 
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REGION

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

Ambala

18.0

15.4

Amritsar

16.1

8.4

Bhuntar

17.4

8.4

Chandigarh

19.4

15.4

Hisar

 

12.6

Jammu

16.1

12.4

Karnal

17.5

14.2

Ludhiana

17.8

14.5

Patiala

18.0

 15.0

Shimla

8.0

 5.6

Srinagar

7.7

 4.6

Sundernagar

14.1

 9.6

 


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

32

20

0

0

Bangalore

30

16

0

0

Bhopal

30

17

10

10

Bhubaneswar

32

20

0

20

Chennai

30

20

0

0

Dehra Dun

19

12

0

10

Gangtok

15

07

0

43

Guwahati

25

12

0

57

Hyderabad

32

18

0

0

Jaipur

20

14

1

6

Kolkata

25

19

0

17

Lucknow

24

15

tr

4

Mumbai

29

22

0

0

New Delhi

20

16

0

3

Panjim

31

20

0

2

Patna

25

17 

0

1

Ranchi

27

17

0

6

Shillong

15

08

0

40

Thiruvananthapuram

33

22

0

2

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Rain, thundershowers expected
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, February 10
Rainfall: Rain/snow has occurred at most places in Jammu and Kashmir and at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh. Rain/thundershowers have occurred at most places in Rajasthan, at a few places in Punjab and west Uttar Pradesh and at isolated places in Haryana. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region. The chief amounts of precipitation in are: Jammu and Kashmir: Batote and Katra 2 cms each and Banihal and Jammu 1 cm each, West Rajasthan: Barmer 2 cms and Churu, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer 1 cm each.

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: The minimum temperatures rose appreciably in Haryana and east Uttar Pradesh, rose in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, east Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh and changed little elsewhere.

Departure: They were markedly above normal in Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh, appreciably above normal in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and east Uttar Pradesh and above normal in the rest of the region. The lowest temperature in the plains was 8.4C recorded at Amritsar (Punjab).

Forecast (valid until the morning of February 12): Rain/snow will occur at most places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand. Rain/thundershowers will occur at most places in the rest of the region. Hailstorms/thunder squalls are likely at a few places in the region. Isolated heavy rain/snow is likely in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand during the next 48 hours.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: Scattered to fairly widespread rain/snow over Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand and isolated to scattered rain/thundershowers over the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood (valid until the morning of February 12): Generally cloudy sky with rain/thundershowers, one or two spells may be heavy accompanied with hailstorms/thunder squalls. The minimum temperature will be around 15C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast (valid until the morning of February 12): Moderate to rather heavy rain accompanied with hail storms. Thunder squalls with wind speed exceeding 65 kmph likely at a few places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: Isolated to scattered rain/thundershowers.

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Snow, rain break dry spell in region
Tribune News Service and UNI

Chandigarh, February 10
Moderate to heavy snowfall lashed higher reaches in Himachal Pradesh while lower areas in the hilly state and plains of Punjab and Haryana experienced widespread rain, breaking a long dry spell in the region.

The weather office predicted moderate to rather heavy rain or snow at many places in Himachal Pradesh and moderate to rather heavy rain or thundershowers at most places in Punjab and Haryana during the next 24 hours.

SHIMLA: Temperature in most parts of the state dipped further as the lower parts were lashed by widespread rain while higher reaches had intermittent snow since Friday night.

Day temperature in Shimla dipped to 8.0C compared to 9.8 degrees on Friday as the town and surrounding areas had rain since morning.

There were reports of snowfall from various parts of the state, including the tribal belt. Over one foot of snow was recorded at Rohtang Pass ad four inches at Solang Nullah. About five inches of snow was recorded at Kalpa while there was mild snowfall on the Churdhar ranges in Sirmaur district.

Traffic on the Chamba-Killar road had been stopped due to heavy snowfall on the Saach Pass. There were reports of heavy snowfall at Manimahesh, Saach Pass, Chaubia Pas, Dhantereru range, Khundi Mural, Rani Kori and upper reaches of Devkoti.

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