IMD forecast predicts heavy rainfall over Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and other states for next 5 days.
New Delhi: On Sunday, The Indian Meteorological Department forecast predicted that Heavy rainfall and thundershowers are likely to occur over Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Goa over the next 5 days. Heavy showers are also expected over West Bengal, Odisha, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh for the next three days.
Light to moderate rains lashed parts of the national capital on Saturday and the maximum temperature was recorded at 36.8 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal. According to the IMD, there is a possibility of light rain in Delhi in the next five days. Told that the minimum temperature in the national capital was recorded at 27.6 degrees Celsius, two notches above normal.
According to the Indian Meteorological Department forecast, Maharashtra’s ghat areas, Konkan, and Vidharbha will witness extreme rainfall between 11-16 September. Even Marathwada will receive good rainfall between 11-12 September. In the southern region, very heavy rainfall are likely over north interior Karnataka and Telangana on September 11, while widespread rainfall are expected over Tamilnadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe, coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam on 11-12 September.
Isolated heavy falls & thunderstorm/lightning very likely over Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha and East Madhya Pradesh during 11th-13th; West Madhya Pradesh, ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan & Goa and Gujarat Region during next 5 days; pic.twitter.com/BkyRdv88UG
— India Meteorological Department (@Indiametdept) September 11, 2022
Monsoon rains are continuing in Rajasthan and in the last 24 hours, light to moderate rain has been recorded at many places. The trend of rain is expected to continue. There is a possibility of light to moderate rain with thunder. At the same time, weak monsoon activities will continue in most districts of Jaipur, Bharatpur, Ajmer, Jodhpur and Bikaner divisions for the next two-three days and light to moderate rain is expected at isolated places only.
The weather is forecast to remain predominantly dry at most places. Many areas of the state are witnessing very hot summers. Very heavy rainfall are most likely over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura on 11 September. In the northern part, heavy falls and thunderstorms or lightning are very likely over Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh during next 5 days.
Meanwhile, the IMD predicted that sea condition will be rough to very rough over northwest and westcentral Bay of Bengal and along and off Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal coasts on 11-12th September. The department has advised fishermen not to venture into northwest and westcentral Bay of Bengal and along and off Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal coasts during the period.