Severe Weather Forecaster
Rain and Thunderstorm was reported in Mohali and Chandigarh area during night hours of Tuesday.
Due to presence of a mid level cyclone (WD) around Western Punjab added by sufficient day time heating,presence of MLCAPE,Strong Lifting around ENE of Ludhiana,Punjab Convection triggered as there was a mid level moisture permiting for cloud formations.
The rising air ( Lifting air parcel) with tremendous energy Theta E ( Kelvin) over 323K, CAPE of 239J and unstable lower layers of atmosphere.
Areas around Ludhiana, triggered the convection which travelled south. Cells merged quickly forming a Thunderstorm in Chandigarh and Mohali which caused rains and thunderstorm
The Radar image from DWR Delhi shows Severe Thunderstorm headed towards Patiala having the cloud top over 14km.
TOP IMAGE SHOWS THE CLOUD NEAR CHANDIGARH.
WITH ABSENCE OF ALL CONDITIONS REQUIRED FOR A THUNDERSTORM IN PUNJAB,
NO RAINFALL/THUNDERSTORM IS EXPECTED TO HIT MOHALI DURING THE MATCH ON WEDNESDAY
MAX TEMP - 29C
MIN TEMP - 15C
WEATHER WILL BE CLEAR TO LIGHT CLOUDY.