The cold in UP will trouble people more now. The Meteorological Department has predicted rain or thundershowers in some areas of Uttar Pradesh on January 22 and 23. On Wednesday, a warning has been issued for cold wave in some parts of the state. In some places, there may be frost along with the drop in temperature. Muzaffarnagar was the coldest place in the state on Monday night where the mercury was recorded at 1.7 degree Celsius. Temperatures were below normal in Kanpur, Varanasi, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Jhansi and Agra divisions on Tuesday.
First Afghanistan, then Pakistan and then India, Western Disturbances will give minor relief from the cold in many parts. Due to the activation of Western Disturbance, light rain is expected in the entire state including Lucknow. It is getting cold at night across the state including the capital. Mercury will rise after 20 A western disturbance is getting ready far away.
Its effect will start showing in UP from January 21. The icy wind will be less. There will be a gradual increase in night and day temperatures from January 20, with night temperatures reaching 10 and day temperatures reaching 23 degrees Celsius on January 23.