India Weather Report

Sat Jan 8, 2011 4:10pm IST

January   8(Reuters) - Following is the weather report detailed
by India. Main Weather Observations (recorded during past 24
hours)
--------------------------------------------------------- *
Mainly dry weather prevailed over the country except Andaman &
Nicobar Islands where widespread rainfall has occurred. The
chief amounts of rainfall (in cm) recorded at  830 hours IST of
today are: Mayabandar9, Noncowary4 and Hutbay & Carnicobar2
each. * Cold wave/severe cold wave conditions are prevailing
over Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and parts of Punjab, Haryana,
north Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and interior Orissa. *
Cold day conditions prevailed over Punjab, Haryana, Uttar
Pradesh and over parts of north Rajasthan, north Madhya Pradesh
and Bihar where maximum temperature were 16.0°C or below. *
Fog/shallow fog observed over parts of Punjab, Haryana, north
Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, north Madhya Pradesh and
SubHimalayan West Bengal. * Kalpana1 cloud imagery at  830
hours IST shows convective clouds over parts of Jammu &
Kashmir, south and eastcentral Bay of Bengal and south Andaman
Sea. Low/ medium clouds are seen over parts of Himachal
Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Tamilnadu. Synoptic Features
based on  830 hrs IST --------------------------------------- *
The feeble western disturbance as an upper air system over
Jammu & Kashmir and neighbourhood persists. It will move away
eastwards by tomorrow. * A fresh western disturbance would
affect western Himalayan region from 11th onwards. Major
Feature of Weather Forecast upto  830 hours IST of 11th
January, 2011
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 -----------* Fairly widespread rain/thundershowers would occur
over Andaman & Nicobar Islands. * Scattered rainfall/snowfall
would occur over Jammu & Kashmir and isolated over Himachal
Pradesh and Uttarakhand during next 24 hours and mainly dry
weather thereafter. * No significant change in minimum and
maximum temperatures over northwest, central and east India
during next 48 hours. * Fog/dense fog may occur over parts of
Punjab, Haryana, north Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
during next 24 hours and may decrease in intensity and duration
thereafter. Weather Warnings ---------------- * Ground frost
would occur over isolated pockets of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar
Pradesh, north Rajasthan, Bihar, north Madhya Pradesh and north
Chhattisgarh during next two nights. * Cold wave conditions
would prevail over parts of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
during next 48 hours. * Cold day conditions would prevail over
parts of Punjab, Haryana, north Rajasthan and Bihar during next
48 hours. Weather Outlook upto  830 hours IST of 13th January,
2011 ---------------------------------------------------------
* Scattered rain/snow would occur over western Himalayan region
* Mainly dry weather would prevail over plains of northwest,
west, central and east India.
 LOCAL WEATHER REPORT:
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Departure
                                       ----------Deg
Celcius------- Rainfall
                                        Max    From     Min
  From     (MM) State               Location            Temp  
Normal   Temp  Normal 24 Hour -----               -------      
     ----   ------   ----
 ------ ------- Andhra Pradesh      Hyderabad             29.1 
0.0    10.2
  -4.0     0.0 Arunachal Pradesh   Passighat             24.4  
  1.0    12.7
1.0     0.0 Assam               Guwahati              26.0  
  3.0    11.3
1.0     0.0 Bihar               Patna                 16.0  
 -7.0     5.7
  -3.0     0.0 Chattisgarh         Raipur                25.0  
 -2.0     8.1
  -5.0     0.0 Goa                 Goa                   N.A.  
 N.A.    N.A.
  N.A.    N.A. Gujarat             Ahmedabad             27.1  
 -2.0     7.8
  -4.0     0.0 Haryana             Chandigarh            11.8  
 -8.0     6.4
1.0     0.0 Himachal Pradesh    Shimla                16.6  
  6.5     3.1
0.7     0.0 Jammu and Kashmir   Srinagar               5.3  
  0.0    -2.2
0.0     0.0 Jharkhand           Jamshedpur            24.6  
 -1.0     6.6
  -5.0     0.0 Karnataka           Bengaluru             29.3  
  2.0    16.5
2.0     0.0 Kerala              Thiruvananthapuram    31.3  
  0.0    22.7
1.0   TRACE Madhya Pradesh      Bhopal                23.5  
 -3.0     5.0
  -5.0     0.0 Maharashtra         Mumbai                N.A.  
 N.A.    N.A.
  N.A.    N.A. Manipur             Imphal                25.6  
  5.0     5.8
2.0     0.0 Meghalaya           Shillong              16.7  
  1.0     6.1
3.0     0.0 Mizoram             Aizawl                27.3  
  7.0     ---
---     --- Nagaland            Kohima                17.9  
  3.0     6.0
  -2.0     0.0 New Delhi           Palam                 15.8  
 -5.0     4.8
0.0     0.0 Orissa              Bhubaneswar           25.4  
 -3.0    11.9
  -3.0     0.0 Punjab              Amritsar               7.4  
-13.0     4.4
1.0     0.0 Rajasthan           Jaipur                N.A.  
 N.A.    N.A.
  N.A.    N.A. Sikkim              Gangtok               13.8  
 -0.2     6.8
2.8     0.0 Tamil Nadu          Chennai               29.3  
  1.0    21.8
1.0     0.0 Tripura             Agartala              N.A.  
 N.A.    N.A.
  N.A.    N.A. Uttar Pradesh       Lucknow               14.6  
 -8.0     3.8
  -3.0     0.0 Uttarakhand         Dehradun              20.9  
  2.0     5.0
  -1.0     0.0 West Bengal         Kolkata               23.0  
 -4.0    12.4
  -1.0     0.0 N.A. Not Available ((Bangalore Commodity Desk,
+91-080 6677 3545,e-mail commodities@thomsonreuters.com)) 

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