Max temp hovers around 42 degrees Celsius in most parts

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 May 2018 10:08:17


Staff Reporter

Scorching heat and blazing sun are giving tough time to people across Madhya Pradesh. Maximum temperatures are normally around or over 42 degrees Celsius in most parts of the State. It is only during evening hours when people find some relief from excruciating heat.Bhopal sizzled at maximum temperature of 42.5 degrees Celsius, three degrees above normal. Hot winds and unbearable heat forced people to remain indoors as much as possible. Jabalpur recorded maximum temperature at 42.3 degrees Celsius, Khandwa 43.1 degrees Celsius, Guna 44 degrees Celsius, Rajgarh 44.5 degrees Celsius, Shajapur 44.4 degrees Celsius, Ratlam 42.6 degrees Celsius, Satna 41.3 degree Celsius, Sagar 43 degrees Celsius, Damoh 44 degrees Celsius, Raisen 42.8 degrees Celsius etc.

The highest maximum temperature of 45 degrees Celsius was registered in Khargone and Rajgarh. In last twenty four hours, rains occurred in few places of Shahdol and Gwalior divisions. The rest of the places in State remained dry. Nights were warm in Bhopal, Ujjain and Tikamgarh respectively.
The forecast of Weather Department says that there is chance of light showers and thunder activities in few places of Gwalior, Bhind, Morena, Alirajpur, Datia, Badwani, Burhanpur, Khandwa, Khargone, Betul, Harda, Hoshangabad, Chindwada, Seoni, Sehore, Bhopal, Raisen, Vidisha, Indore, Jhabua and Dhar districts.

Dust storm along with thunder activities are likely in some parts of Mandla, Balaghat, Dindori, Anuppur, Shahdol, Umaria and Bhopal. The local forecast for Bhopal says that city sky will be partially cloudy and winds will blow at the speed of 20 km per hour. Maximum temperature will be around 42 degrees Celsius and minimum temperature will be 29 degrees Celsius respectively. As sun sprays embers during noon hours hence no one wants to hit roads unnecessarily. Henceforth, roads continue to witness deserted like look during noon hours.