Met department forecasts isolated extremely heavy falls over Konkan during next 24 hours
– globalbihari bureau
New Delhi: The monsoon trough at mean sea level now runs near its normal position and it is very likely become more marked after 24 hours, the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), stated here on Saturday.
High convergence of strong moist westerly/southwesterly winds at lower tropospheric levels from the Arabian sea are also very likely over plains of northwest India.
Under its influence, isolated extremely heavy falls are very likely over Konkan during next 24 hours, and isolated heavy to very heavy falls most likely over parts of northwest India including Gujarat during next 4-5 days.
The Met department’s forecast further suggested widespread rainfall or thundershower along with isolated heavy to very heavy falls over east and adjoining parts of central India during next 4-5 days. Besides, moderate to intense thunderstorm and lightning was very likely over Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, East Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam, Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal and Gujarat State during next 12 hours.