Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Latest News
2024 showdown: Trump tops Biden in April campaign cash dash Check-Dam: Opposition Leaders Condemn Check-Dam Construction in Kerala | Coimbatore News Big IPOs seen making a comeback in India as stock boom continues TOI Health News Morning Briefing | FLiRT variants identified in Kolkata, Harvard study finds when to take aspirin during heart attack, simple tests to check purity of milk, FAQs on heat stroke answere... OpenAI pauses ChatGPT voice ‘eerily similar’ to Scarlett Johansson Scarlett Johansson Said No, but OpenAI’s Virtual Assistant Sounds Just Like Her Sean Hannity: This is not justice IMD: IMD forecasts heavy rain in 8 districts from Friday | Bhubaneswar News China’s GPS rival BeiDou prepares to take off as Beijing moves to strengthen home-grown satellite navigation Australia and New Zealand sending planes to evacuate nationals from New Caledonia's unrest Trump's social media account shares a campaign video with a headline about a 'unified Reich' Illegal Construction: Illegal construction in public park: HC directs Moradabad DM & police to act | Allahabad News Government norms to monitor quality of spices exports IPL 2024, Qualifier 1: Kolkata Knight Riders, Sunrisers Hyderabad look to put on a show | Cricket News Scarlett Johansson says that OpenAI approached her to use her voice Moose kills man trying to take photos of her newborn calves in Alaska Class 12 General Marksheets: Class 12 general marksheets distribution date in Gujarat | Ahmedabad News Today in the past: Interesting things that happened on May 20 | 'The way MS Dhoni...': Gautam Gambhir opens up on KKR-CSK rivalry | Cricket News UK Firms Offer Wage Premium for AI Workers in Bid for Growth Eric Adams’s Aide Is Cooperating With FBI Investigation Into NYC Mayor Chirag Paswan: Chirag offers prayers at D’pur temple | Patna News Gold surges to new high FM 1882 under IH-20 beginning Thursday World News in Brief: Myanmar violence intensifies, praise for Brazil refugee response, Baháí detainees in Yemen Ammonia Bottle: Man attacks former colleague’s family members with ammonia bottle, arrested | Chennai News ‘Not good enough’: ex-Manchester United midfielder Charlie Scott expects big changes at ‘deflated’ Kitchee Hong Kong a rising contributor in Greater Bay Area’s research in strategic fields like AI and biomedicine, report says With Gaza on the brink, hostage talks must resume, Security Council hears FIR: Firm booked for tree felling | Bengaluru News
HomeIndiaPrayagraj shivers at 4.6C; cold to stay, says Met | Allahabad News

Prayagraj shivers at 4.6C; cold to stay, says Met | Allahabad News

PRAYAGRAJ: Prayagraj continued to shiver in bone-chilling conditions and dense fog on Thursday. The maximum temperature on Thursday, as recorded by the met department of Indian Air Force at Bamrauli, was 10.1 while the minimum was 4.6. Alarmingly, the maximum temperature came down by over 9.0 degree celcius while the minimum declined by around 6 degree celcius. The maximum temperature on Wednesday was 19.1 and the minimum was 10.8-degree celcius. For the entire day, the city was devoid of sunshine for the fourth day in continuance. The brief spell of sunshine, on Wednesday, failed to provide any warmth because of the cloud cover. Besides, in the early morning, the city was engulfed in heavy fog because of which the visibility was barley few meters.
The high percentage of relative humidity (RH) worsened the cold conditions in the city. The city recorded the maximum humidity at 95 percent while the minimum RH was 76 percent.
“The decline in temperature is because of the heavy snowfall in the Himalayan region and the breezes, coming from west, are moist and cold which eventually cause the sharp fall in the mercury”, said former head of the department of Geography, Allahabad University, Prof AR Siddiqui.
Because of the extreme chilly conditions, the city roads witnessed thin attendance of commuters and vehicles. Most of the denizens remained indoors in the wake of galan. Even the local parks saw very less attendance of sporting youngsters and kids who too remained cautious against the conditions.
“We have been regular cyclists, but the last four days have been extremely challenging for us as the morning thick fog poses danger on the road and everyday our outfits are getting drenched because of the high humidity in the air”, said Gopal Srivastava, an executive of the city who undertake daily 25km of cycling, even in these conditions.

Source link



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Recent Comments

Latest News