Moderate to shallow fog engulfs Agra, Lucknow, Gorakhpur; dense fog not likely before mid-December

December 4, 2018 7:17 PM |

fog website

Slowly amd steadily fog is tightening its grip over several parts of northwestern plains, particularly the parts of Uttar Pradesh. During the last 24 hours, many places in Uttar Pradesh recorded shallow to moderate fog leading to low visibility.

Agra recorded moderate fog where visibility dropped to 400 meters, followed by Gorakhpur 500 meters, Lucknow 600 meters, Fursatganj 600 meters and Varanasi 800 meters.

However, in absence of any significant weather system, we do not expect fog to persist for a long period of time. Fog is observed only during the early morning hours and late evening hours. This kind of fog does not cause any kind of disruption on roads and airports.

Further, in the coming days, we would see fog covering most parts of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Delhi-NCR region as well. But we would still have to wait for the dense fog to occur as no wet spell is expected over the plains before mid-December.

In plains, generally fog is succeeded by rains. On the other hand, in the absence of rains, after the temperatures drop fog occurs over most parts of Indo-Gangetic Plains.

Thus, we can say that, during the winter season all the places of Indo-Gangetic Plains such as Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar witness shallow to moderate fog and at times even dense.

Image Credit:en.wikipedia.org

Any information taken from here should be credited to skymetweather.com

 

 

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
This year the intensity of #rain is higher than in the previous years. So, we expect #Meghalaya along with… t.co/eRuiZXhvmy
Monday, June 17 19:15Reply
We expect scattered #rain and thundershower activities to continue on an intermittent basis over #Delhi and #NCR un… t.co/c8amfUvyqW
Monday, June 17 19:13Reply
Moderate to heavy #rains are expected over #Manipur, #Mizoram, and #Nagaland. #WeatherForecast t.co/ARrCUARxgk
Monday, June 17 18:43Reply
Raining in Vashi right now. #MumbaiRains t.co/hIR2p8Fuza
Monday, June 17 18:34Reply
#Dehri in #Bihar turned out to be the hottest city in #India with its maximum temperature settling at 46.0° C. t.co/tubwiwnCHK
Monday, June 17 18:20Reply
a Low Pressure Area is likely to form in Northwest Bay of Bengal around June 20 which will be instrumental in advan… t.co/sZXZT7J52J
Monday, June 17 17:19Reply
#Punjab: #Duststorm and #thundershowers with strong gusty winds over #Amritsar, Barnala, #Bathinda, Faridkot, Fazil… t.co/DFum5kt3KS
Monday, June 17 17:09Reply
#CycloneVayu: As the system makes landfall, moderate rain and thundershowers are likely at many places with heavy r… t.co/8UdidT7ymZ
Monday, June 17 16:00Reply
RT @Mpalawat: It's #raining in #Dehradun, will not last for long but, weather will become pleasant. @SkymetWeather
Monday, June 17 15:42Reply
#Chhattisgarh: Places like #Jagdalpur, Rajnandgaon, #Ambikapur, Bilaspur and #Raipur will witness these #rains. t.co/6O7tV1v99G
Monday, June 17 14:12Reply

latest news

USAID Skymet Partnership

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try