Cold wave continues in MP, mercury plunges

Last Updated: Saturday, January 5, 2013 - 16:14

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh continued to shiver under intense cold wave conditions with icy winds coming from north India.

Naogaon and Chhatarpur were the coldest places in the state yesterday with a minimum temperature of 0.8 degree Celsius recorded in both the plaes, Met officials said.

Gwalior, Datia and Rewa recorded a minimum temperature of two degree Celsius while that at Khajuraho was 2.3 degree Celsius.

The mercury in Bhopal dipped to 5.2 degree Celsius, at its lowest in the season and five degrees below the normal.

Pachmarhi, the only hill station in the state, recorded a minimum temperature of 5.6 degree Celsius, Indore recorded 6.4 degree Celsius and Jabalpur 7.2 degree Celsius.

Met forecast says the temperatures might dip further in the next 24 hours.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, January 5, 2013 - 16:14
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