Heavy rainfall for next 3 days predicted in Northeast, other areas
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday predicted heavy rainfall in parts of north, northeast and south India for the next three days. It also said that heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely at isolated places on Tuesday over west Rajasthan.
IMD has also warned of heavy rainfall over isolated places in West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Punjab, Bihar and east Rajasthan.
Heavy rainfall is also likely at isolated places in Punjab, east Rajasthan, Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim, Odisha, Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura, the IMD said.
The IMD has also issued a warning of strong winds with speeds reaching upto 55 kmph over southwest Arabian sea. Fishermen have also been advised not tot venture out into these areas.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall is also expected on 2nd September at isolated areas of Odisha, Karnataka, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Mahe and Karaikal.
The IMD also predicted heavy rainfall at isolated places in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan, Muzaffarabad, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh for the same day.
The forecast for 2nd September is also same for the states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Assam, Meghalaya, Chattisgarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Odisha, coastal regions of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Lakshadweep.