Weather Updates: Heavy rains will likely continue for the next few days in some states including Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, and Andhra Pradesh, India Meteorological Department said.
Rainfall increased over Northwestern states from 19 July, and over the Northeastern States & Sub-Himalayan West Bengal from 18 July for the subsequent 3 days.
The weather agency also stated, “The monsoon trough has shifted slightly northwards and is very likely to continue to shift further northwards towards its normal position during next 2-3 days.”
Heavy rainfall is expected to occur over Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Uttar Pradesh today, 20 July.
Heavy rainfall is also expected over Konkan & Goa on 18 & 19; Coastal Karnataka from 18 to 20 July; East Madhya Pradesh on 19 and 20; West Madhya Pradesh on 21 and 22; Vidarbha from 20 to 22; Chhattisgarh from 19 to 22 and over Kerala & Mahe during 18 to 22 July
Very heavy rainfall is also very likely over East Madhya Pradesh on the 18, 21, and 22 July.
Heavy rainfall is very likely over Tamil Nadu from 18 to 20 July and over Telangana on 18 and 22 July.
Widespread light to moderate rainfall with heavy showers are likely over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, and Tripura during the next few days.
Fairly widespread light to moderate rainfall with thunderstorms and lightning are predicted over Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, Madhya Pradesh, Goa, Kerala, Coastal Karnataka, and Lakshadweep during the next 3-4 days.