While the north India is suffering from the extreme cold waves, the Indian Meterological Department has issued an advisory for Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi for the next two days.
The IMD was quoted by ANI as saying, “Due to favorable meteorological conditions cold day to severe cold day conditions in many pockets over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, north Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh are very likely during next two days and at isolated pockets for subsequent two days and abate from these regions from December 31.
Meanwhile, the IMD also stated that dense fog at isolated pockets are likely over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, north Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh during next 3 days and over north Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Sikkim and Odisha during next 2 days and over northeastern India during next 4-5 days and abate thereafter.”
It also added that “Northwest and Central India are very likely to experience fairly widespread to widespread rainfall accompanied with hailstorm at isolated places during December 31, 2019-January 01, 2020 and over East India on January 2, 2020.”
“Cold wave to severe cold wave conditions in some pockets over Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, north Rajasthan and Bihar and in isolated pockets over Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal and Sikkim during next 2 days,” IMD added.