New Delhi: 18 trains cancelled, seven rescheduled due to fog
It was a cold, foggy Sunday morning in New Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.4 degrees Celsius
New Delhi: It was a cold, foggy Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.4 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average.
Poor visibility due to dense fog led to the cancellation of 18 trains. "A total of 18 trains were cancelled while seven were rescheduled. Forty-three trains were running late from their normal timing," according to Northern Railway.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the visibility had plummeted to 100 metres on early Sunday morning.
The day ahead is likely to be clear with the maximum temperature likely to hover around 21 degrees Celsius. The humidity at 8.30 am was 100 per cent.
Saturday's maximum and minimum temperature were recorded at 18 and 8.2 degrees Celsius respectively.
Cyclone Jawad is likely to weaken gradually and move northwards during the next 12 hours and then north-northwards along the Odisha coast, nearing Puri as a deep depression, the India Meteorological Department said
Cyclone Jawad: Low pressure area lies over north-west Bay of Bengal, rainfall likely in northeastern states
Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places over Tripura and heavy rainfall at isolated places over south Assam and Meghalaya, Manipur and Mizoram is likely during the next 24 hours, as per IMD
Tamil Nadu, Puducherry: IMD forecasts thunderstorm with moderate rainfall likely in next three hours
IMD had earlier predicted light to moderate scattered/fairly widespread rainfall over Karnataka, Kerala and Mahe and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal during the next five days