New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday predicted ‘light’ to ‘moderate’ rain in six states, these include Odisha, Sikkim, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand. Apart from this, the weather agency has predicted light to moderate rain in Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh in the next two days.
The Meteorological Department has issued a ‘yellow alert’ due to forecast of hailstorm and heavy rain at isolated places in Telangana. According to Dharam Raju, Scientist, Meteorological Centre, Hyderabad, the trough from South Interior Karnataka to South Chhattisgarh is now running from North Interior Karnataka to North Interior Odisha at 0.9 km above mean sea level. Light to moderate rain or thundershowers are very likely to occur at many places in Telangana for two days.
He said, “The districts which may receive rain in the next two areas in Telangana are – Mulugu, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Khammam, Nalgonda, Suryapet, Mahabubabad, Warangal Rural, Warangal Urban, Jangaon, Yadadri Bhuvanagiri, Nagarkurnool. The local forecast for Hyderabad city and neighborhood will be generally cloudy.
According to Dharma Raju, “Light to moderate rain or thundershowers are very likely to occur in some parts of the city for the next 24 hours. Surface winds gusting to 6 to 10 kmph gusting to east wind/south-easterly winds.” likely to happen.”
Under the influence of a cyclonic circulation over southwest Bay of Bengal and another over south Tamil Nadu, isolated light rain/thundershowers over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal, and Kerala and Mahe for the next five days. is likely to.
Apart from this, there is also a possibility of light rain or snowfall in the higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on Friday.
The IMD said that cold wave conditions will continue over the north and central parts of India for the next three days. It said on Twitter, “Cold wave conditions very likely at isolated places over Northeast Rajasthan, West Uttar Pradesh and West Madhya Pradesh during next three days. Gujarat State, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, West UP, Madhya Pradesh and Cold wave conditions are present at isolated places over North Rajasthan during the next 2 days.
first published:Jan. 14, 2022, 9:27 a.m.