Cold conditions today intensified in Punjab and Haryana with mercury dipping by upto three notches below normal.
Amritsar remained the coldest place in the region with a minimum temperature of 3 deg C, down by one degree, MeT office said here.
Chandigarh shivered at 5.1 deg C, down by two notches below normal.
In Haryana, Ambala recorded a low of 4.3 deg C, while Hisar was at 4.2 deg C.
Karnal and Bhiwani recorded identical lows at 6.2 deg C. Narnaul and Rohtak had a minimum of 3.4 deg C and 6 deg C respectively, dipping by up to three notches.
Ludhiana and Patiala recorded minimum temperature of 3.9 deg C and 5.5 deg C, down by 3 and 2 degrees respectively.
Fog and mist would continue to prevail at a few places in two states.