Here’s the weather outlook for the next two days.

Tuesday (August 2)

  • Heavy to very heavy rainfall with chances of extremely heavy falls is very likely at isolated places over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala and Mahe.
  • Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places is possible over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya and Rayalaseema.
  • Heavy rainfall at isolated places has been forecast over Haryana, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Telangana, Karnataka and Lakshadweep.
  • Thunderstorms accompanied by gusty winds (speed reaching 40-60 kmph) is expected at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, and with lightning at isolated places over Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam, Telangana, Rayalaseema, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe and Lakshadweep.

Wednesday (August 3)

  • Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places is very likely over Kerala, Mahe, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal.
  • Heavy to very heavy rainfall is possible in isolated places over coastal and South Interior Karnataka.
  • Heavy rainfall is in the cards at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Odisha, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Rayalaseema, North Interior Karnataka and Lakshadweep.
  • Thunderstorms accompanied by gusty winds (speed reaching 45-65 kmph) have been forecast in isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, and with lightning at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha, coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam, Telangana, Rayalaseema, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe and Lakshadweep.

Forecast summary for the next five days

A shear zone runs over south peninsular India and is likely to shift gradually northward during the next 4-5 days. Meanwhile, a North-South trough runs from south Chhattisgarh to the Comorin area while the western end of the monsoon trough lies north of its normal position and the eastern end is close to the foothills of the Himalayas. It is very likely to be north of its normal position or along the foothills of the Himalayas during the next 3-4 days. The combination of these systems is likely to result in the following events over this week.

Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning is very likely over Telangana on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Rayalaseema and Lakshadweep till Thursday, south coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam on Friday, and over Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala and Mahe till Friday.

Isolated very heavy rainfall is also possible over coastal and South Karnataka till Friday, North Interior Karnataka on Friday, and over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Kerala and Mahe till Thursday.

Meanwhile, isolated extremely heavy rainfall has been forecast over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal till Wednesday, Kerala and Mahe on Thursday, South Interior Karnataka on Wednesday and Thursday, and over coastal Karnataka on Thursday and Friday.

Additionally, fairly widespread to widespread rains with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning is expected over Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha on Tuesday, Arunachal Pradesh till Wednesday, and over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura till Friday.

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