Cold conditions abate in Punjab, Haryana

Cold conditions abated in Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperature going up by two notches above normal in the region.

Last Updated: Mar 01, 2011, 14:17 PM IST

Chandigarh: Cold conditions abated in
Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperature going up by two
notches above normal in the region.

Chandigarh recorded a minimum temperature of 12.4 deg
C, up by two notches, MeT office said on Tuesday.

In Punjab, Ludhiana and Amritsar had a low of 11.9 deg
C and 10.4 deg C respectively, up by two notches. Patiala
witnessed a minimum of 10.3 deg C.

In Haryana, Ambala had a minimum of 12.4 deg C,
rising by a degree above normal.

However, Hisar had a low of 10.3 deg C, while Rohtak
recorded a minimum of 8.8 deg C.

Karnal and Narnaul had a low of 10 deg C and 7.6 deg C
respectively, recording marginal fall in mercury.

MeT has forecast rains at a few places in Punjab and
Haryana.

PTI