New Delhi: With the onset of winter season, people in Delhi-NCR are facing air pollution. In neighboring states, especially Punjab and Rajasthan, the smoke from burning of stubble in the fields is suffocating the people of Delhi. However, according to the forecast of the Meteorological Department, Delhi-NCR is expected to get relief from pollution due to rain. The IMD has predicted light rain in parts of Rajasthan, Haryana, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh during the next 24 hours. According to the Meteorological Department, a Cyclonic Circulation is persisting over the South-West Bay of Bengal and the adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean.
Significant improvement in Delhi’s air due to rain, toxic air has now reached the poor category
It is spread over an area of 4.5 km at an average altitude above sea level. Under the influence of this weather system, a low pressure area is very likely to form during the next 24 hours. It is likely to move in a northwest direction towards Tamil Nadu. A trough is extending from southeast Bay of Bengal to a cyclonic circulation over southwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining equatorial Indian Ocean. A Western Disturbance is over North Afghanistan and adjoining North Pakistan. The Induced Cyclonic Circulation lies over Southwest Rajasthan. Another cyclonic circulation has been observed over Bangladesh and adjoining areas.
Due to the influence of the above weather systems, during the next 24 hours, light to moderate rain at isolated places is very likely over Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Moderate rain may occur at one or two places over South Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Lakshadweep and parts of Punjab. Light rain is possible in parts of Rajasthan, Haryana, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh. Light to moderate rain and snow may occur over Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. Scattered light rain and snow are possible in Uttarakhand. Due to snowfall on the mountains, a decrease in the temperature of Delhi can be recorded. At the same time, light fog can also be seen.
After the earthquake, there is a possibility of rain in Delhi today, know the latest alert of the Meteorological Department
During the last 24 hours, light rain has been recorded at one or two places over Rajasthan, parts of South Haryana and Kutch region of Gujarat and Lakshadweep. Light to moderate rain has occurred at one or two places over Coastal Tamil Nadu and South Kerala. The remaining parts of Tamil Nadu and Andaman and Nicobar Islands have recorded isolated light rain. During this, the air quality index of Delhi and NCR remained in the poor to very poor category. The minimum temperature has dropped drastically in some parts of Rajasthan. Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 33.5 degree Celsius on November 7, which is the highest for the month of November since 2008.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 10, 2022, 06:40 IST