The Met Dept. has issued yellow weather warning in HP

Shimla: The Meteorological Department has issued a fresh Yellow Wheather  Morning for thunderstorm in Himachal Pradesh on May 22 and 23, an official said on Tuesday.


The Shimla Meteorological Centre has forecast thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds in plains and low and middle hills of the state on Wednesday and Thursday, he said.

Yellow is the least dangerous out of the weather warnings. It indicates the possibility of severe weather over the next few days .

The MeT office issues colour-coded warnings to alert the public ahead of severe or hazardous weather which has the potential to cause ‘damage, widespread disruption or danger to life.’

Meanwhile, the weather remained dry over the State.The lowest temperature in the state was recorded in Lahaul-Spiti’s administrative centre Keylong at 5.5 degrees Celsius.