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Duststorm likely in  Punjab, Haryana





 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Wednesday was 30.8C
    and the minimum 19.6C.
    The maximum relative humidity was 82 per cent and the minimum 38 per cent.
  • Sunset: Thursday: 6.52
  • Sunrise: Friday: 5.51
  • OUTLOOK FOR  WEDNESDAY:  Partly cloudy sky with possibility of light rain or thunder shower.
 
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REGION

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

Ambala

32.0

19.6

Amritsar

36.8

20.8

Bhuntar

25.0

15.0

Chandigarh

30.8

19.6

Hisar

25.5

Jammu

21.0

Karnal

34.0

24.7

Ludhiana

30.6

19.5

Patiala

20.4

Shimla

22.1

10.0

Srinagar

11.0

Sundernagar

30.5

16.6





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

42

27

0

0

Bangalore

33

21

0

18

Bhopal

40

25

tr

tr

Bhubaneswar

36

25

0

32

Chennai

35

27

0

10

Dehra Dun

35

18

13

111

Gangtok

22

15

tr

274

Guwahati

33

22

0

150

Hyderabad

36

23

0

13

Jaipur

43

23

0

36

Kolkata

35

26

0

40

Lucknow

41

24

0

25

Mumbai

33

26

0

0

New Delhi

41

27

0

59

Panjim

34

25

0

0

Patna

37

25

0

68

Ranchi

36

19

0

55

Shillong

23

15

0

42

Thiruvananthapuram

33

26

0

151

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Duststorm likely in Punjab, Haryana
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, April 18
Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at most places in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab and at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir and east Uttar Pradesh and at isolated places in Haryana. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region. The chief amounts of rainfall in cm are: Haryana: Ambala 1, Himachal Pradesh: Nalagarh 4, Bangana and Kahu 3 each, Amb, Berthin, Barsar, Bhoranj, Khandaghat, Palampur, Rohru and Rajgarh 2 each and Dharampur, Ghumarwin, Guler, Kasol, Nadaun, Nagrotasurian, Rampur Bushahar, Shimla and Sundernagar 1 each, Punjab: Balachaur, Ludhiana and Ropar 3 each, Adampur, Gurdaspur and Samrala 2 each and Halwara, Hoshiarpur, Nawanshahar, Nangal and Phillour 1 each, east Uttar Pradesh: Bahraich and Gorakhpur 1 each and Uttarakhand: Dehra Dun and Tehri 1 each.

Temperatures: The maximum temperatures rose in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand and changed little elsewhere. They were largely above normal in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, markedly above normal in Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan, and appreciably above normal in the rest of the region. The highest temperature in the region was 44.2 degree C recorded at Hissar and Sirsa.

Forecast valid until the morning of April 20: Rain/thundershowers will occur at many places in Uttarakhand and at a few places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttar Pradesh. Dust storm/thunderstorm are likely at a few places in Punjab and Haryana, including Chandigarh, Delhi and at isolated places in Rajasthan. Isolated thunder squalls are likely in Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: Isolated rain/thundershowers are likely in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Weather will be mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of April 20: Partly cloudy sky with dust storm/thunderstorm accompanied with squall towards evening/night. The maximum temperature will be around 38 degree C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast valid until the morning April 20: Dust storm/thunderstorm is likely at a few places. Squall with wind speed exceeding 65 kmph is likely at isolated places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: Mainly dry weather.

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