Respite from heat wave from next 24 hours, says weather office
– globalbihari bureau
New Delhi: There may be some respite from the current heat wave sweeping across the plains of north India and maximum temperatures are likely to recede from May 28 onwards with substantial reduction of Heat wave conditions from May 29, the India Meteorological Department has forecasted here on Wednesday.
Under the influence of a western disturbance and an east-west trough in lower levels, and likely occurrence of rainor thunderstorm from 28th-30th May, under favourable wind conditions over parts of central India, heat wave conditions also likely to reduce from these areas from May 29.
According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the India Meteorological Department, conditions are also becoming favourable for further advance of Southwest Monsoon into some parts of Maldives-Comorin area and adjoining southeast Arabian Sea, remaining parts of Andaman Sea and some more parts of south and central Bay of Bengal during next 48 hours.
It predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall with extremely heavy falls at isolated places over Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram and parts of south peninsular India, during next couple of days.