Severe Heatwave To Worsen In Delhi. Some Areas Hit 46 Degrees Yesterday
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Severe Heatwave To Worsen In Delhi. Some Areas Hit 46 Degrees Yesterday

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May 14, 2022

A heatwave spell scorching Delhi for the last two days is predicted to worsen today, with the India Meteorological Department or IMD issuing an 'orange' alert, warning that the mercury may soar to 46-47 degrees Celsius in parts of the city.


New Delhi, 14 May 2022

As per news report of NDTV, The maximum temperature at the Safdarjung Observatory, Delhi's base station, is predicted to settle at 44 degrees Celsius as against 42.5 degrees Celsius on Friday. Delhi on Friday saw the mercury rise to 46.1 degrees Celsius at Najafgarh. The weather stations at Jafarpur and Mungeshpur had recorded maximum temperatures of 45.6 degrees Celsius and 45.4 degrees Celsius, respectively, six notches above normal for this time of the year. Delhi's Pitampura also reeled under heatwave conditions, recording a maximum temperature of 44.7 degrees Celsius. A 'yellow' alert has been issued to caution people about a heatwave on Sunday.

Source - NDTV

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