Cold wave continues to sweep Delhi
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Last Updated: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 11:17
  
New Delhi: Delhi on Saturday remained in the grip of cold wave with the minimum temperature hovering around five degree Celsius even as shallow fog covered the city during the early hours.

The minimum temperature was recorded at 5.4 degree Celsius, two degrees below normal, while the maximum in the last 24 hours was recorded at 14.6 degrees, seven degrees below normal for this time of the year.

The minimum temperature yesterday was recorded at 4.5 degree Celsius.

Fog descended on the capital early this morning but it did not affect the flight services at the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Officials at the airport said the visibility at the main runway dipped to below 200 metres early in the morning and some of the flights landed using CAT-II instrument landing system.

The Weatherman has predicted a foggy morning tomorrow with temperature likely to oscillate between seven and 18 degree Celsius.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 11:17


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