No respite as fog to remain until January 9 in Chandigarh
Chandigarh, January 4
The town’s climate division has now forecast dense fog over an extended interval, saying the circumstances are prone to persist until January 9. It had yesterday said dense fog would proceed a minimum of until January 6.
“A recent Western Disturbance is prone to have an effect on western Himalayan area from January 7. Dense to very dense fog could be very probably at many locations throughout the subsequent three days and at remoted locations thereafter in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh,” mentioned the climate division.
“Chilly to extreme chilly day circumstances are probably at a couple of locations on January 5 in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh. Chilly wave circumstances are probably at remoted locations on January 5 and 6 at these locations,” it added.
The town witnessed one more chilly day as we speak as the utmost temperature dropped over two notches to 11.9 °C, in opposition to 14.2 °C recorded yesterday. That is 8.8 levels beneath regular for the day.
The minimal temperature additionally dropped marginally to six.2 °C, in opposition to 6.5 °C yesterday. That is, nonetheless, one diploma above regular. The utmost temperatures are anticipated to rise within the coming days.