New Delhi: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday (March 18) predicted heavy rains over distant components of northeast India and thunderstorms accompanied by hail and lightning over Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh for March 19. The Met division has additional predicted that heavy rain situations will prevail in a number of states of India until March 22.
“Isolated heavy rains very probably over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya from March 19-22 and over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura from March 20-22. Isolated very heavy rains additionally probably over Assam and Meghalaya from March 19-20,” IMD stated in its climate report.
The Met Department additionally predicted scattered to pretty widespread gentle/average rainfall with thunderstorms, lightning and gusty winds over Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh.
Heavy rain probably over Andhra Pradesh
IMD says remoted heavy rain is extremely probably over Andhra Pradesh coast and Yanam, whereas thunderstorms accompanied by lightening over Maharashtra, Marathawada, Kerala and Mahe, southern inside of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Karaikal.
Rains and hailstorms in Delhi, Rajasthan, UP
IMD additionally predicted average rainfall with thunderstorm flashes and gusty winds over the western Himalayan area and Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan till March 20. 2023. Hailstorms are additionally probably over Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.
“Isolated hailstorm also likely over western Uttar Pradesh, eastern Rajasthan 18-20; Himachal Pradesh, Haryana 18; eastern Uttar Pradesh, western Rajasthan on March 19, 2023,” IMD stated.