New Delhi: The continuous snowfall in the mountains and the continuous rain for several days in the plains has increased the cold. The Meteorological Department has said that due to western disturbances, the chill will increase further in North India from January 10 onwards. The Meteorological Department has warned of rain and dense fog in the eastern regions of India from January 11 to 13.
Not only in Delhi NCR, the cold has increased due to rain in the whole of North India. Due to rain in Delhi, Punjab, Rajasthan, Haryana, the temperature has dropped by four to six degrees. At the same time, hailstorm has also occurred in many districts of Uttar Pradesh.
Changes in the weather have started showing due to snowfall in the hilly states and rain in the plains. Winter season continues across North India. Where is it raining in Delhi? At the same time, there is a possibility of rain in many states including Jharkhand-Bihar-UP. According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of light to moderate rain in Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, North Rajasthan and West Uttar Pradesh due to a fresh Western Disturbance.
Due to rain in many areas of North India, the mercury will drop further in the coming days. This has increased the chances of getting cold. According to the Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature in Northwest India, especially Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan is likely to drop by 4 to 6 degrees Celsius in the next two-three days.
It is raining in Rajasthan for the last 5 days. Due to the activity of two Western Disturbances, it is raining during the winter season. The Meteorological Department has issued an alert of light to moderate rain from January 10. Rain continues in Punjab for the last five to six days.
Intermittent rain and snowfall continues in Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. It is snowing continuously in the high altitude areas. The minimum temperature has dropped below zero at most places in Kashmir.
According to IMD scientist RK Jenamani, as the Western Disturbance is progressing, the central and eastern parts of the country especially Odisha, Jharkhand, Bengal and Bihar will face heavy rain and hailstorm. Incessant rains over the Western Himalayan region and adjoining plains of Rajasthan, Haryana and Punjab have reduced slightly.
The Meteorological Department says that till Makar Sankranti, rain will be moderate and strong in different parts of the country. After January 15, after the reduction of Western Disturbance, both rain and snowfall will decrease and the temperature will increase. However, due to changes in the atmosphere, such conditions can also change.
first published:Jan. 10, 2022, 7:35 a.m.