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IMD predicts thunderstorm in Delhi; relief from scorching heat likely

The weatherman has forecast partly cloudy skies with the possibility of dust storm/thunderstorm towards the afternoon and evening and gusty winds of speed 30 to 40 km/hr

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Delhiites might get some relief from the sweltering heat on Wednesday as the weatherman has forecast and in the capital.

It was a warm Wednesday morning with the minimum temperature settling at 24.4 degrees Celsius, normal for this time of the year.

Humidity was recorded at 49 per cent.

The weatherman has forecast partly cloudy skies with the possibility of dust storm/towards the afternoon and evening and gusty winds of speed 30 to 40 km/hr.

The maximum temperature is likely to settle around 42 degrees Celsius.

The capital reeled under searing heat on Tuesday, recording a maximum temperature of 43.7 degrees Celsius, the highest for the season so far.

First Published: Wed, May 01 2019. 10:30 IST
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