Here’s the weather outlook for the next two days.
Tuesday (August 9)
- Very heavy falls are possible at isolated places in Chhattisgarh and adjoining Maharashtra.
- Heavy rain is likely over Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra.
- Widespread rain is expected over Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Konkan, Goa, Karnataka and Kerala with very heavy falls at isolated parts of Konkan and Goa.
- Fairly widespread rain with thunderstorms is on the cards over the Northeastern region, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
- Scattered rain is likely over Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Lakshadweep.
- Isolated rain is likely over Uttarakhand, Haryana, Delhi, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh, with a chance of lightning.
Wednesday (August 10)
- Heavy falls are likely in isolated parts of Gangetic West Bengal.
- Widespread rain with thunderstorms has been forecast over Konkan, Goa, Karnataka and Kerala.
- Widespread rain with scattered thunderstorms is possible over the Northeastern region, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan.
- Fairly widespread rain is likely over Uttarakhand, Haryana, Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir, with a chance of lightning.
- Scattered rain is likely over Tamil Nadu, Lakshadweep, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Forecast summary for the next five days
The monsoon trough is active and lies south of its normal position, and will continue to remain so during the next 4-5 days. Additionally. the well-marked low-pressure area lies over coastal areas of Odisha and Northwest Bay of Bengal and is likely to concentrate into a Depression during the next 12 hours and move gradually west-northwestwards across interior Odisha and Chhattisgarh. An east-west shear zone runs roughly over North Peninsular India and is likely to persist during the next 3-4 days.
Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning is very likely over Gangetic West Bengal from August 9-11, Jharkhand on August 10-11, Odisha from August 9-13, Assam and Meghalaya on Tuesday, and over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.
Isolated very heavy rainfall is also likely over Odisha on Wednesday, with isolated extremely heavy rainfall possible over Odisha on Tuesday. Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning has been forecast over Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan and Goa from August 9-13, Gujarat from August 9-11, and over Marathwada till Wednesday.
Additionally, isolated very heavy rainfall is also expected over West Madhya Pradesh from Wednesday to Saturday, East Madhya Pradesh till Friday, Chhattisgarh till Thursday, Vidarbha on Wednesday and Thursday, Marathwada on Tuesday, Saurashtra and Kutch on Tuesday and Thursday, and over Gujarat, ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan and Goa on Thursday.
Meanwhile isolated to scattered extremely heavy rainfall activity is likely over Vidarbha on Tuesday, Konkan, Goa and ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra and Gujarat on Tuesday and Wednesday, and over Saurashtra and Kutch on Wednesday,
Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning is very likely over Telangana, coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam on Tuesday, Karnataka, Kerala and Mahe from August 9-11, while isolated very heavy rainfall has been forecast over Telangana, coastal and South Karnataka on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning is very likely over southeast Rajasthan from August 9-13, East Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, and West Uttar Pradesh on Friday.
Lastly, isolated very heavy rainfall is also likely over Uttarakhand on Wednesday and over southeast Rajasthan on Wednesday and Thursday.
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