Tribune News Service
New Delhi, January 12
Due to the prevalence of dry north and northwesterly winds, the minimum temperature is expected to remain below normal over most parts of Northwest India during the next four to five days resulting in cold day to severe cold day conditions over parts of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, and Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand during the next three days, said the IMD.
Cold wave to severe cold wave conditions is also very likely over parts of Uttar Pradesh, north Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan Ground Frost can also be expected over isolated pockets over south Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh and north Rajasthan during the next two days.
Dense to very dense fog conditions at isolated places are also very likely over Northwest India during next four/five days.
Meanwhile, under the influence of the cyclonic circulation over Comorin area and neighbourhood in lower tropospheric levels, fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls and moderate thunderstorm and lightning very likely over Tamil Nadu Puducherry and Karaikal, Kerala and Mahe and Lakshadweep during next two to three days
Isolated heavy to very heavy and rainfall is very likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal on January 12 and 13 and over Kerala and Mahe on January 12, the weather office said.