|Temperatures dip over NE region|
GUWAHATI, Nov 8 - With the exit of the hot summer days, atmospheric temperatures in the Northeast have started dipping. Night temperatures fell appreciably over Manipur and fell over Assam and Tripura, even as there was no large change over the rest of the region during the past 24 hours, said the weather bulletin of the Regional Meteorology Centre (RMC) here this evening.
Guwahati city enveloped by a blanket of fog on Thursday morning. – UB Photos
The forecast made by the RMC in its weather bulletin stated that though weather is most likely to remain dry over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura during the next 24 hours, shallow to moderate fog is very likely to occur in the morning hours at isolated pockets of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura.
The night temperatures in west Assam and Meghalaya will also fall by one to two degree Celsius during the period.
Guwahati today recorded a minimum temperature of 15 degree Celsius, which was 3.1 degree Celsius below its normal for the period. Silchar also recorded a fall in its minimum temperature by 3 degree Celsius with its actual for the minimum temperature being found to be 15.5 degree Celsius.
North Lakhimpur recorded a minimum temperature of 16.8 degree Celsius, which was 1.3 degree Celsius below its normal for the period. Imphal today recorded a minimum temperature of 9.7 degree Celsius, which was 2.3 degree Celsius below its normal for the period.