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Weather turns pleasant

india Updated: Feb 11, 2007 18:55 IST

AS IN other parts of the State, the weather in the City became pleasant after heavy rains on Friday night and early on Saturday morning again.

Spells of light showers hit the City till afternoon and high velocity winds made citizens feel the chill. The weather cleared by late afternoon and soft sunrays made for a perfect outing on Saturday evening.

People went out in hordes to public places, including Boat Club and VIP Road on Upper Lake and various gardens in the City to enjoy the beautiful weather after the hot weather conditions during the last fortnight.

The City received 14.0 mm rains from Friday night till 8.30 am on Saturday and 1.0 mm more by 5.30 pm. The Bhopal airport (Bairagarh) recorded 10.2 and 5.4 mm respectively.

On Saturday, the day temperature in the City plunged to 24.0 degrees – four degrees below the normal of the season and about 5-6 degree down from the average temperature being experienced during the last week. The plunge in temperature  brought people out of their homes during the evening.

Once the weather clear outs on Sunday, night temperature will experience a drop, though  day temperature might go back to the highs being experienced before the rainy spell, the met office has said.