Weather forecast today LIVE UPDATES: Heat wave conditions are likely to continue in the national capital Friday and is expected to record a high of 45 degrees Celsius and a low of 28 degrees Celsius. Delhi-NCR recorded the highest temperature in the last six years, with the mercury touching 46.8 degrees Celsius — the highest in the month of May since 2013 — on Thursday. The IMD in its Thursday weather forecast bulletin predicted no respite for the people of Delhi in the coming week.
In the coming days, heat wave conditions are also expected in some parts of west Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Marathwada and in isolated pockets of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, west Uttar Pradesh and east Rajasthan.
Scattered to fairly widespread rainfall is likely over South Interior Karnataka; scattered over Kerala and Lakshadweep and isolated rainfall over rest parts of Peninsular India during the week. Gusty winds (30-40 kmph) at isolated pockets is expected to occur in south Peninsular India during most days of the week.
Heat wave conditions are likely to continue over most parts of North India. Follow LIVE updates
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