Thursday, January 05, 2012
J-1 has brought snow in the Kashmir and hills pf H.P. on Thursday. As on Thursday evening, it is overcat in these states, and Simla is experiencing sleet and light drizzles. Expecting Simla to see the first snowfall of this season tonite. Very likely that Srinagar too will get snowfall tonite.
Gulmarg had another day of snow, though light, with the day's high at -1c and low at -9c. Pahalgam had 6 mms of rain/snow.
A thick fog on Thursday morning brought down the visibility at New Delhi Safdarjung to 0 kms. The fog persisted till 10 am at the thickest.Moisture from J-1 and calm conditions helped in the fog forming over the entire region.Very thick fog is expected to set in again tonite, with major disruptions in transport and air traffic.Night temperatures are expected to fall from the current 10c level to 5c on Friday morning.
A weak W.D, is due to approach the Northern regions of Pakistan and the Northern states of India on Tuesday, 10th.Jan. An induced low, secondary, will travel eastwards alongwith the system, and bring rain too the Balochistan and Sindh regions on the 10th. Karachi can expect cloudy weather, with some precipitation on Tuesday, 10th.
Snow in Balochistan will bring down temperatures in Karachi and Sukkar from the 11th of Jan.
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