Foggy Thursday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) It was a foggy Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature settling at 7.8 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, the weather office said.

“The sky would remain partly cloudy in the day. Moderate or shallow fog is likely to occur in the morning on Friday,” an official of India Meteorological Department (IMD) told IANS.

The maximum temperature on Thursday was likely to hover around 24 degrees Celsius.

The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 100 per cent while visibility at Safdarjung was 500 metres.

Wednesday’s maximum temperature settled at 25.1 degrees Celsius, five notches above the season’s average while the minimum was recorded at 7.5 degrees Celsius one notch above the season’s average.

According to the data provided by the railway authorities at 6.30 a.m. as many as 49 trains were running late while 13 were rescheduled.