Dangerous heat wave to build in northern IndiaStaff Writer | April 11, 2017
Following a brief reprieve from sweltering conditions, northwestern India will face a resurgence of dangerous heat this week.
Weather Temperatures will peak around 40-41 C
The heat will begin to build on Tuesday with temperatures continuing to climb into the weekend.
Temperatures will climb back to near 38 C (100 F) on Tuesday, and overnight lows will hover between 21 and 24 C (70 and 75 F) in New Delhi.
Temperatures will peak around 40-41 C (104-106 F) from Thursday through Saturday.
Other cities across India such as Lucknow, Nagpur and Indore will also face dangerous heat this week.
A high temperature near 34 C (93 F) is more common during the first half of April in New Delhi.
The heat will turn even more intense from Sunday into next week across northwestern India. ■