New Delhi: Most parts of north and northwest India have been receiving heavy rains (rain updates) for the past few days. There is a flood-like situation in many areas. The water level of Yamuna has decreased in the capital Delhi Weather. Here the water is slowly coming down from the areas where yamuna water had reached. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted more rain in the early hours of Sunday, with light to moderate rain in the afternoon.
According to the Meteorological Department, heavy to very heavy rains may occur in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh. According to the IMD, heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to continue in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh during the next four days and decrease thereafter. An orange alert has been issued in Uttarakhand till July 18. An orange alert has been issued for Himachal Pradesh till July 17.
There will be heavy rains here in Himachal
In Himachal Pradesh, light to moderate rain and thundershowers are likely at many places in Bilaspur, Solan, Shimla, Sirmaur, Una, Hamirpur, Mandi, Kangra, Kinnaur and Kullu districts. Heavy rains are expected at some places in Kangra, Solan, Sirmaur, Bilaspur, Solan, Shimla, Sirmaur, Una, Hamirpur, Bilaspur, Kullu and Kinnaur districts. During the next 2-3 hours, shimla district (Chaupal, Dodra Kwar), Kinnaur (Sangla), Kangra (Noorpur) and adjoining areas are likely to receive very heavy rainfall.
Meanwhile, active monsoon conditions are expected to prevail over central and adjoining east India during the next five days, according to the IMD. Rainfall activity is expected to decrease gradually over northeast India. However, there will be an increase in rainfall activity over the west coast. The IMD has said that the western end of the monsoon trough has shifted southwards and is close to its normal position and the eastern end is moving closer to its normal position. The monsoon trough passes through Ganganagar, Hisar, Aligarh, Orai, Sidhi, Daltonganj, Digha and then moves from southeast to east-central Bay of Bengal. Meanwhile, a cyclonic circulation lies over northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining north Odisha-Gangetic West Bengal coasts.
Rain warning in northwest India
During the next four days, heavy rains are expected at isolated places in Uttar Pradesh, East Rajasthan. On Monday, there is a possibility of extremely heavy rainfall at isolated places in Uttarakhand. A yellow alert has been issued for Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan for the next four days.
Weather of East and Northeast India
On Sunday, heavy rains are expected at isolated places with widespread rainfall in northeast India, sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim. Similar weather is likely to continue in Odisha till July 18 and in Jharkhand on Monday. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at isolated places over Odisha on Monday.
Weather in Central India
During the next five days, light to moderate widespread rainfall with heavy rain and thundershowers are likely to occur at isolated places over the region. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely over east Madhya Pradesh till July 17, West Bengal on July 16 and Chhattisgarh on July 17.
During the next five days, heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to continue at a few places with light/moderate to widespread rainfall over Konkan and Goa, ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra. Similar weather is expected to prevail in Gujarat on July 19. Light to moderate sporadic to fairly widespread rainfall and heavy rainfall at a few places are likely over coastal Karnataka till July 19. Similar weather conditions are expected over coastal Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala, Mahe and interior Karnataka on July 18 and 19.