Fog reduces visibility in city, rainfall in many divisions


Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal-Bhopal recorded the highest fog and rain of the season. For the first time due to fog, the capital had 50 meters visibility till 8.30 am on Sunday. Bhopal also recorded the highest rainfall of 4.4 mm in the last 24 hours. There were good rains in 9 divisions of the state including Bhopal.

Daytime mercury plummets 

Due to rain, the day temperature across the state was recorded. It came down to 7 degrees below normal in many divisions. The mercury in Bhopal, Datia and Tikamgarh remained around 20 degrees. The mercury of the night rose to about 9 degrees above normal. The mercury in the night was 18 degrees Celsius at the highest level. The minimum night temperature in all the divisions in the state was recorded above 13 degrees Celsius.

Several regions have recorded rainfall in the past 24 hours, Bhabhra, Sardarpur, Ranapur, Pansemal, Sondwa, Anjad, Gautampura recorded 2 cm of rainfall while Jhabua, Depalpur, Sanwer, Manawar,Badnagar, Gandwani recorded 1 cm of rainfall. 

The lowest night temperature was recorded at 13 degree Celsius in Gwalior, Mandla and Narsinghpur districts.
Indore, Ujjain, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Sagar, Gwalior and Chambal divisions recorded rainfall.

Warning of fog

Warning of moderate to dense fog has been issued for Gwalior, Chambal, Ujjain and Sagar divisions, Jabalpur, Narsinghpur, Satna, Bhopal and Rajgarh.

According to forecast thundery activities would be witnessed in Indore, Ujjain, Bhopal, Hoshangabad,Gwalior, Chambal and Chambal divisions, Rewa, Satna, Sidhi, Jabalpur, Narsinghpur, Umaria and Shahdol districts.

From the southeast Arabian Sea to northwest Madhya Pradesh in the easterly (easterly winds) effect of a trough during the next 24 hours would result in rainfall and thunder lightning and thunderstorms.

During this period, there is a possibility of dense fog in any parts of North Madhya Pradesh due to high humidity and other favorable weather parameters at North West India.

In the next 2-3 days the night temperature in state is likely to remain normal and no significant change in temperature is expected in most parts of state. After this, the minimum temperature of state may fall from 3-5 degree Celsius.