BHOPAL (Madhya Pradesh): It was Fry(i)day for Madhya Pradesh as state recorded highest maximum temperature of summer season. Yellow alert has been issued for heat wave in several districts for next 24 hours, according to meteorological department.
The districts, which are likely to face brunt of heat wave are Bhopal, Raisen, Ashoknagar, Ujjain, Rewa, Panna, Satna, Sidhi, Shivpuri, Datia, Guna, Gwalior, Sagar, Niwari, Tikamgarh, Shajapur, Damoh, Chhatarpur, Agar, Ratlam, Rajgarh, Khandwa, Khargone, Badwani, Neemuch, Mandsaur, Neemuch, Sheopurkalan, Bhind and Morena districts.
In last 24 hours, Datia, Guna, Ujjain, Dhar, Shajapur, Dhar, Rajgarh, Khargone, Khandwa, Ratlam were in grip of heat wave. On Friday, Bhopal recorded maximum temperature of 45.1 degrees Celsius while its minimum temperature was 26.4 degrees Celsius. Indore recorded maximum temperature of 43.2 degrees Celsius while its minimum temperature was 26.9 degree Celsius.
Senior meteorological department officer PK Shaha said fluctuation in temperature is unlikely in next 48 hours. ìNowgong recorded 48 degrees Celsius. It is highest so far in current season,î he added.
Day temp on May 13
Cities Degrees Celsius