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Foggy Friday morning, air quality remains severe

IANS  |  New Delhi 

It was a foggy morning in the national capital on Friday as the air quality remained at "severe" levels with the minimum recorded at 11 degrees Celsius.

"The sky will be clear with fog or mist in the early morning with smoke or haze later in the day," an (IMD) said.

The maximum is likely to hover around 27 degrees Celsius. The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 86 per cent.

Hours after Diwali celebrations, a thick haze enveloped Delhi-as the air quality on Thursday morning plunged to "hazardous" in Anand Vihar and areas around recorded 999 AQI and Chanakyapuri 459.

The maximum on Thursday settled at 26.6 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature was recorded at 11 degrees Celsius, both three notches below the season's average.

--IANS

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First Published: Fri, November 09 2018. 10:14 IST
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