Cold wave continues to sweep Delhi

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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