Forecast valid until the morning of February 18
East: Isolated places in Arunachal Pradesh,Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim. Mainly dry in Assam and Meghalaya,Nagaland,Manipur,Mizoram and Tripura,Gangetic West Bengal,Orissa,Jharkhand,Bihar.
North: Isolated places in Himachal Pradesh,Jammu and Kashmir. Mainly dry in Uttar Pradesh,Uttarakhand,Haryana,Punjab,Rajasthan.
Central: Mainly dry
Peninsula: Mainly dry
Islands: Isolated places in Andaman and Nicobar,Lakshadweep.
Temperatures recorded four metropolitan centers were:
Kolkata Max 31 (+1) dc Min 17 (n) dc
New Delhi Max 23 (-1) dc Min 10 (n) dc
Chennai Max 32 (+1) dc Min 20 (-1) dc
Mumbai Max 29 (-1) dc Min 19 (-1) dc
A western disturbance as an upper air system exending upto mid tropospheric levels lies over Jammu and Kashmir and neighbourhood.
The induced cyclonic circulation over Punjab and neighbourhood now lies over Haryana and neighbourhood and extends upto 3.1 kms a.s.l. Above two systems are likely to move eastnortheastwards.