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No respite from heat wave in Punjab, Haryana

PTI  Chandigarh, July 15, 2014
First Published: 20:51 IST(15/7/2014) | Last Updated: 20:53 IST(15/7/2014)

Heat wave conditions prevailed in neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana today, with Hisar recording the maximum temperature at 43° Celsius.


In Haryana, Bhiwani recorded a high of 41° C while Mercury in Ambala touched 36° C mark, two notches above normal. Karnal recorded maximum at 35.4° C.

Union Territory Chandigarh experienced a hot and humid day at 35.7° C, up two notches.

In Punjab, Amritsar remained the hottest place at 38.5° C, up four notches above normal.

There was no relief from sweltering heat for the residents of Ludhiana which saw Mercury touching 36.6° C mark and 36.1° C in Patiala.

The weather department has forecast light to moderate rainfall or thunder showers at isolated locations in the two states over the next three days.

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