India weather update: Now there is a drop in temperature throughout the country. The capital Delhi is shrouded in a curtain of fog. Due to the dense fog in the morning, people here face traffic problems due to poor visibility. On the other hand, if we talk about the mountainous states, due to snowfall in the highlands of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir, its effect is visible in the lowlands as well.
The Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a Dense Fog Warning for Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh for the next 4-5 days. Apart from this, there is a possibility of dense fog in different areas in Bihar and Sub-Himalayas West Bengal and Sikkim during December 20 and December 21.
yellow alert in delhi for fog
Today, the first dense fog of the season is seen in Delhi. In many areas in the morning, fog is visible everywhere on roads and parks. Due to the fog, there is still 150-200 meters of visibility left in Delhi. However, it increases as the day goes by. According to the Meteorological Department, today the minimum temperature of Delhi is 6 degrees Celsius. Due to heavy fog, visibility at Palam airport dropped to 50 meters around 6 am. For this reason, the Department of Meteorology has issued a yellow alert in Delhi from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Cold snap conditions to continue in North India
According to IMD, there is no chance of any significant change in the minimum temperature in North India for the next 4-5 days. Cold wave conditions will continue in different parts of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and North Rajasthan. Speaking of Uttar Pradesh, today the minimum temperature in the capital Lucknow will be 9 degrees and the maximum temperature will be 22 degrees.
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