The residents of Delhi on Friday morning woke up to dense fog with minimum temperature settling at 12 degrees Celsius, five notches above normal.
Weatherman said that both at the Safdarjung and Palam observatories, visibility was recorded less than 50 meters at 8 AM.
According to MeT department, humidity level in the morning was, however 100 per cent. The weatherman has predicted partly cloudy sky throughout the day.
Here’s how Twitter reacted to the fog
#fog in Delhi at 8:30 AM today pic.twitter.com/xKizuA3B8I— Suprakash Mishra (@m_suprakash) January 8, 2016
Thank god it’s an ‘even day’ today. This is from outside my house. Crazy fog! pic.twitter.com/LxK3eaBWJq— Venkat Ananth (@venkatananth) January 8, 2016
Suprabhatam🙏Fog and winters are back with a bang…!😊😊😊😊 pic.twitter.com/cBDOrl4Lij— सत्यसाधक☺TruthSeeker (@RituRathaur) January 8, 2016
Delhi’ weather, and my mood are in sync today. pic.twitter.com/IzB3lavGcW— Trinaa Prasad (@trinaaprasad) January 8, 2016
A dense foggy morning in #Delhi. A dip in temperature with cool breeze. #DriveSafe #foggyweather pic.twitter.com/07V5u4kTfs— Anjum Chopra (@chopraanjum) January 8, 2016
“There will be partly cloudy sky and maximum temperature is expected to settle at 24 degree Celsius,” the official further said.
Yesterday, the minimum temperature was recorded at 11.5 degree Celsius in the national capital while maximum temperature was recorded at 24.7 degrees Celsius.
The first week of January this year has been the warmest January in at least 15 years.