The Meteorological Department Predicts Extremely Heavy Rain in Parts of Assam and Meghalaya. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasted severe to very heavy rainfall in isolated locations throughout Assam and Meghalaya on Monday.
The IMD forecasted widespread to very widespread rainfall in isolated locations throughout Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, and Arunachal Pradesh.
It also forecast isolated areas of high rainfall in Uttarakhand, East Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Bihar, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Gujarat, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Konkan, Goa, and Telangana, according to a news release from the Ministry of Earth Science.
Additionally, the weather forecasting department stated that thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds (speed 30-40 kph) are very likely in isolated locations across West Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, and Vidarbha, as well as thunderstorms with lightning in isolated locations across Uttarakhand, East Uttar Pradesh, East Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagal
Strong winds (40-50 kph gusting to 60 kph) are quite probable across the Arabian Sea’s southwest and west-central regions. Fishermen are urged not to enter these regions, the statement said.