Lucknow: Cold wave conditions prevailed in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday despite a bright sunshine towards the afternoon providing some relief.
MeT office sources said that moderate to severe cold wave
occurred at a few pockets over west Uttar Pradesh. The weather
was mainly dry in the state.
Night temperatures fell appreciably in Varanasi,
Faizabad, Lucknow, Jhansi divisions. They were below normal
in Jhansi, Agra, Moradabad, Meerut, Kanpur and Bareilly
divisions, the sources said.
The lowest minimum temperature in the state was recorded
at Agra at 1.2 Degree Celsius, they said adding cold wave
conditions would continue at few places during the next 48
hours and fog would also occur at a few pockets over the
Sources warned that ground frost would occur at isolated
pockets in the state during next two nights.