New Delhi, Agency. Weather Forecast: Rainfall has increased in the plains after snow started falling in the hilly states of the country. Temperatures have dropped in northern states, including Delhi-NCR. Meanwhile, the Meteorological Department has forecast colder weather in the next two days. According to the Meteorological Department, it was raining in the northern region due to western disturbances. Snowfall has been high in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Kashmir Valley. According to the Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature in central and western India is expected to drop by 2-4 degrees Celsius in the next two days. According to the meteorological department, the minimum temperature in Delhi is expected to drop further as cold winds blow from the western Himalayas. According to the meteorological department, the minimum temperature is likely to drop sharply in Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh in the next 24 hours.
In Delhi, the temperature drops with cold winds
The minimum temperature in Delhi on Monday was 8.4 degrees Celsius. At the same time, air quality improved due to rising winds and it was recorded in the medium range. Air Quality Index (AQI) 19 was recorded in Delhi this morning. The maximum temperature will be 22 degrees Celsius today, according to the Meteorological Department.
The minimum temperature in Kashmir and Ladakh is below zero
The minimum temperature in Kashmir and Ladakh has dropped below zero. Leh in Ladakh had a minimum night temperature of minus 13.2 degrees Celsius and Kargil minus 11.8 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature in Katra was 2.2 degrees Celsius, Botot 0.2 degrees Celsius, Banihal minus 1 degree Celsius and Bhaderwa minus 1.4 degree Celsius. Night temperatures in Kashmir and Ladakh dipped below freezing points on Monday, while thick fog in Jammu and Kashmir affected air and land transport. The Meteorological Department has forecast mainly dry weather till December 21 and further fall in night temperature in both the Union Territories. At the same time, a thick sheet of fog disrupted air and land traffic in Jammu city, where the temperature was recorded at .5..5 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature was minus 1.4 degrees Celsius in Srinagar, minus 7.7 degrees Celsius in Pahalgam and minus 9.5 degrees Celsius in Gulmarg.
Outbreak of cold in Rajasthan
Outbreak of cold has increased in Rajasthan. The shift to Mount Abu went below freezing point on Sunday night. At the same time, heavy fog covered many areas of the state on Monday morning. According to the Meteorological Department, Mount Abu, the only mountain tourist in the state, recorded a minimum temperature of 0.4 degree Celsius on Sunday night. According to the Meteorological Department, winter fog covered Vikonar, Ganganagar, Hanumangarh, Churu, Jhunjhunu and Sikar districts of western Rajasthan on Monday morning. The maximum temperature in Rajasthan had dropped by two to three degrees Celsius on Sunday. On Sunday, thick fog enveloped Ganganagar, Hanumangarh, Bikaner, Churu as well as the northwestern districts of the state. Churu recorded the lowest visibility of 200 meters, while Ganganagar recorded the minimum of 100 meters. Fog has also appeared in most parts of Rajasthan on Monday.
Rainfall forecast in these states including Maharashtra
According to the meteorological department, Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Vasai-Virar, parts of Madhya Pradesh and parts of the west coast are expected to receive rains in the next 24 hours. The intensity of rain will decrease till evening but it will remain cloudy and low visibility will continue. Maharashtra has received rain in some parts of Mumbai. Another 3-4- in Mumbai, according to the Meteorological Department. Light to moderate rain is expected for an hour. According to the meteorological department, light to moderate rainfall is expected in Konkan, Goa and some parts of central Maharashtra. Light showers are likely in Uttar Pradesh, North Chhattisgarh, coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Arunachal Pradesh. The rest of the country will have dry and clear weather.
Rainfall in many areas of Madhya Pradesh
It has rained in many areas in Madhya Pradesh. During the last two hours, it has rained in Bhopal, Hoshangabad, Indore and Ujjain divisions and in Jabalpur, Shahdol, Rewa, Gwalior and Sagar divisions.
Fog of Punjab, Haryana
The fog enveloped Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Monday. Amritsar, Ludhiana, Bathinda, Pathankot and Bhiwani were covered with thick fog in the morning. Night temperatures remained normal in most places. According to the Meteorological Department, the drop in temperature can be seen in Amritsar, Ludhiana and Patiala in Punjab today.
Snowfall in Himachal Pradesh
Fresh snow fell in the upper part of Himachal Pradesh during the last 2 hours. At the same time, light rain was seen in some places in the western part of Uttar Pradesh. In many places, there was thick fog.
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