New Delhi: After the monsoon has covered the country, now there is a possibility of heavy rain in North India for the next one week. Meanwhile, the Meteorological Department has predicted that there will be heavy rains in entire North India from July 18 to 21, while in the western regions these conditions will continue till July 23. According to the Meteorological Department, heavy rains will continue in the Western Himalayan region (Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit, Baltistan, Muzaffarabad, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand). 22 people died in landslides in Chembur and Vikhroli following heavy rains in Mumbai. At the same time, many areas in Delhi also received heavy rain on Monday delivering relief to the people from heat and humidity.
On the other hand, there will be heavy rains in North-West India- Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP and North Madhya Pradesh from July 18 to 21. After this, rain is expected to decrease in these areas. The Meteorological Department said that there is a possibility of heavy rains in western and south India also. Heavy to very heavy rains are very likely to continue over the west coast and adjoining areas during the next five-six days. Heavy rain will occur in some parts of Maharashtra.
The IMD said that during the next 24 hours, lightning, thunder and thundershowers are expected at isolated places over Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and East Rajasthan. The Meteorological Department has warned that people and animals living outside may be injured.
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Rain alert in these states during next 24 hours
According to Skymet Weather, during the next 24 hours, heavy to very heavy rain at one or two places is likely over parts of Konkan and Goa, Coastal Karnataka, North Interior Karnataka and parts of Northwest Uttar Pradesh. Light to moderate rain at isolated places over Sikkim, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi, parts of Haryana and Northeast Rajasthan it might rain. Light to moderate rain may occur over Punjab, the rest of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, parts of Odisha, Kerala, parts of Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and South Gujarat. Light rain at one or two places may occur over Chhattisgarh, Eastern parts of Rajasthan, Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Ladakh.
Orange alert in these districts of Uttar Pradesh
It has been raining in 32 districts of UP for the last 24 hours. The Meteorological Department has issued an orange alert for 9 districts here. These include Lakhimpur Kheri, Bijnor, Muzaffarnagar, Pilibhit, Shahjahanpur, Varanasi, Sant Ravidas Nagar, Mirzapur and Prayagraj. Here lightning can occur with winds blowing at a speed of 87 km.
Alert issued in 17 districts of Uttarakhand
A heavy rain alert was given in 17 districts of Uttarakhand. It includes Uttarkashi, Almora, Dehradun, Pauri, Bageshwar, Nainital and Pithoragarh. There have been warnings of floods and landslides in the coming two-three days.
Yellow alert in 11 districts of Madhya Pradesh
The Meteorological Department has issued a heavy alert in 11 districts of Madhya Pradesh. According to the Meteorological Department, a yellow alert has been issued for 11 districts including Rewa, Damoh on Monday morning. Apart from this, a yellow alert has been issued for five other divisions including Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior and Division.
Heavy rain warning for next 3-4 days in Himachal Pradesh
Meanwhile, the Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh for the next three-four days, in view of which a landslide warning was issued in the state on Saturday. According to the Meteorological Department, the speed of rain will increase in Himachal Pradesh from Saturday and in the next three to four days, there will be moderate to heavy rains in the lower and central hill areas.
Monsoon activated again in Bihar, Orange alert issued in many districts
Monsoon has become active once again in Bihar. Due to this, heavy rains are expected in some districts and normal in some districts. Patna Meteorological Center scientist Sanjay Kumar said that in view of the possibility of heavy rains in West Champaran, Sitamarhi and Madhubani, an orange alert has been issued in these districts. Apart from this, a yellow alert has been issued in view of normal rains in other districts.
Heavy rain may occur in Rajasthan for the next four days
According to the Meteorological Department, heavy rains are expected in many parts of Rajasthan till July 21. These include Jaipur, Bharatpur, Kota, and parts of eastern Rajasthan. Areas of Jaipur and Bharatpur may receive 3 to 8 inches of rain. There is also a possibility of lightning-like incidents in the next four days.
Next one week will be important for rain in north India
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that after the re-activation of Southwest Monsoon, many parts of the country, including the northern region, will receive heavy to very heavy rains in the next six-seven days. Its maximum impact will be in the areas of Delhi, UP, Bihar, Rajasthan, Haryana and Punjab. Here people will get relief from the scorching heat.