New Delhi: Due to the snowfall on the mountains and rain in the plains, it has been a cold winter in North India these days. The Meteorological Department has once again forecast rain in many states. According to the Meteorological Department (IMD), it will continue to rain in many states till January 13.
Meteorological Department scientist RK Jenamani says that as the Western Disturbance moves further, there may be heavy rains in the central and eastern parts especially Odisha, Jharkhand, Bengal and Bihar. Sometimes hail can also fall.
The Meteorological Department has issued yellow and orange alerts, anticipating rain in many states in the coming days. In Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal, the department has issued a yellow alert from January 11 to January 13. Yellow alert indicates severe weather. According to this alert, the weather may get worse, causing difficulties in normal activities.
According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of cold wave in the next 3 to 4 days in Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, West Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan due to rain. Along with this, rain and snowfall are also continuing in many areas of Uttarakhand, Himachal and Jammu and Kashmir. The minimum temperature is running below zero at most places in Jammu and Kashmir. In Gulmarg, the temperature has been recorded as minus 10 degrees.
The Meteorological Department says that due to the Western Disturbance, it is raining in some parts of Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. Due to the effect of this disturbance, the period of rain and snowfall is continuing in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The temperature has also dropped in the hilly areas. The Meteorological Department has issued an alert for cold wave conditions in many states for the next few days.
first published:Jan. 10, 2022, 11:12 a.m.