New Delhi: On Tuesday, The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next few days in several states including Assam, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh. Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan and West Bengal are also expected to receive heavy rains.
Heavy rains are expected in western Rajasthan on July 1. Heavy rains are expected over Uttarakhand on June 30, eastern Rajasthan on June 28, western Uttar Pradesh on June 28 and July 1, and Himachal Pradesh on June 29 and 30. Uttarakhand is also likely to receive heavy to very heavy rains in the next two days. Western Uttar Pradesh on June 29 and 30 and eastern Uttar Pradesh on June 30 for the next three days.
Madhya Pradesh will also receive heavy rains in the next few days. Sub-Himalayan West Bengal is also likely to receive heavy to very heavy rains till June 29. Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and coastal Karnataka will receive showers in the next few days. To this extent IMD tweeted on June 27th. Over the next 5 days, northeastern India, sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim are also likely to receive heavy rainfall and thundershowers. ”
Meanwhile, capital Delhi witnessed a sultry Monday. As per the weather office, Tuesday is likely to be cloudy and the mercury is expected to settle around 41 degrees Celsius. Weather experts have said Delhi would receive a fresh spell of rain from June 29. The monsoon’s arrival in the national capital is likely to be declared on June 30 or July 1.
Since the onset of the monsoon season on June 1, Delhi has recorded just 24.5 mm of rainfall as opposed to the normal 59.5 mm. The rains fell between June 16 and June 20. Skymet Weather Vice President (Climate Change, Meteorology) Mahesh Palawat said that the monsoons in the first week of July will be plentiful.