Chandigarh, May 19 (PTI) Hot weather conditions prevailed
in several parts of Haryana and Punjab with maximum
temperatures staying a few notches above the normal in both
Hisar in Haryana was the hottest place with 44 degrees
Celsius, two degrees above the normal, while Narnaul recorded
a high of 43 degrees Celsius, a MeT department report said.
Ambala and Karnal recorded 40.4 degrees Celsius and 40
degrees Celsius respectively.
Union Territory Chandigarh recorded 39.7 degrees Celsius,
two degrees above normal, the report said.
In Punjab, Amritsar’s maximum temperature was 40.3
degrees Celsius while Ludhiana and Patiala recorded 40.5
degrees Celsius and 41.1 degrees Celsius respectively, two
notches above the normal.
The MeT department has predicted light rain or
thundershowers at isolated places in Haryana and Punjab in the
next 36 hours.
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