Overcast sky, mist marks day in city

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Feb 2018 10:22:09


Staff Reporter

INCLEMENT weather conditions persisted in Bhopal and some other parts of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday. Overcast sky and misty weather conditions marked the day in Bhopal. Visibility was reduced substantially in Bhopal owing to mist and distant things were not visible clearly. Light showers lashed in some parts of Gwalior and Ujjain divisions.

People in Bhopal woke up to a morning which was wrapped with mist and had pinch of cold. Overcast sky and mist persisted throughout the day in city. Due to mist visibility has come down in city. Weather conditions of Wednesday were totally different from other given days. Overcast sky and mist have surprised people. Sun remained behind clouds for entire day, hence sunshine hardly touched earth.

In its forecast, weather department said that light showers are likely in sundry parts of Gwalior, Chambal, Ujjain, Rewa, Sagar and Shahdol divisions. The lowest minimum temperature of 9 degree Celsius was recorded in Shivpuri.
Bhopal’s minimum temperature settled at 16.2 degree Celsius, 5 degrees above normal level. Different places of State also have swollen temperatures. Jabalpur’s minimum temperature reached till 16.4 degree Celsius, 5 degree above normal level. Khajuraho’s minimum temperature was 13.4 degree Celsius, 4 degree above normal level.

Pachmarhi, which was once reeling under cold wave few days back, also saw surge in night temperature which was measured at 12 degree Celsius, 5 degree above normal level. Gwalior’s minimum temperature was 11.4 degree Celsius, 3 degree above normal level. In last twenty four hours, weather mainly remained dry in State. Night temperature were substantially above normal level in Chambal, Bhopal, Jabalpur and Shahdol divisions.

In the wake of rainfall activities in some parts of State, night temperature is likely to take a partial dip in State. Bhopal will continue to have cloudy weather and some of its parts may get drenched by light showers. Minimum temperature of city will be around 15 degree Celsius and maximum temperature will be around 20 degree Celsius respectively.