Lucknow: Eastern Uttar Pradesh heaved a sigh of relief as moderate showers lashed parts of the region, even as weather in Western parts of the state remained dry.
Day temperatures today rose appreciably in Gorakhpur division, however, it fell in Varanasi, Allahabad, Lucknow, Bareilly, Moradabad and Kanpur divisions, Met office sources said.
Highest maximum temperature was recorded in Etawah at 44.2 degrees Celsius.
Met has said that rain and thundershowers would occur at few places over East UP and isolated places over West
In the next 24 hours.