Published On : Tue, May 28th, 2019

Nagpur set to hit 47 degree C, Severe heat wave alert issued

Nagpur: Even as the temperature in Nagpur peaked at 46.7 degree Celsius on Monday, this season’s hottest in the city, the heat wave turns mightier on Tuesday when the temperature is expected to breach the previous day maximum.

The sun started showing its wrath just 2 hours hours after the crack of the dawn.

The Met office has issued severe heat wave warning at isolated places in Nagpur, Chandrapur and Wardha.

Going by the burn, the maximum temperature in Nagpur may hover around 47 degree Celsius on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, the administration has issued health advisory to the citizens, appealing them to drink more water to remain dehydrated and avoid stepping out in sun over longer period of time.
The Met department has said that there appears to be no respite with the rise in temperature in coming 3 days as well.