Weather Forecast Today Live Updates: Delhi on Saturday recorded 138.eight mm rainfall, the very best single day downpour for August in 14 years and the ninth highest since 1961. The humidity was recorded at 100 per cent. The nationwide capital will see cloudy skies through the day on Sunday, with the opportunity of thunderstorms, lightning, and reasonable rainfall at night time. The India Meteorological Department has sounded a yellow alert for the day.
The present rainfall exercise over plains of northwest and central India is ready to proceed until August 23 and cut back thereafter. For right this moment, the Met division has predicted heavy rainfall over components of Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and Maharashtra.
Fairly widespread rains are additionally probably over peninsular India through the subsequent 5 days. Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andhra Pradesh will witness heavy remoted showers right this moment. From tomorrow, rainfall exercise and depth will improve within the north-eastern components of the nation. West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, and Meghalaya will see heavy rainfall from August 24 to 25.
Meanwhile, a number of components of Madhya Pradesh have been witnessing intermittent rainfall for the final three days. An orange alert predicting heavy rains was sounded in 4 districts of western MP. The IMD additionally issued 2 separate yellow alerts warning of heavy rains, and thunderstorms in 28 districts of the state.
Delhi data highest August rainfall in 14 years; heavy rains in northern plains right this moment; widespread rainfall in TN, Puducherry. Follow this house for contemporary updates.
The rain will proceed in these districts for the subsequent two hours. (Express Photo)
Even as Tamil Nadu has been receiving intermittent rainfall over the previous few days, the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfalls accompanied by thunderstorms and lightning in components of the state and neighbouring Puducherry for the subsequent 5 days.
According to the RMC, Chennai is prone to expertise overcast skies for the subsequent 48 hours, with gentle to reasonable showers anticipated in components of town. The RMC has additionally forecast thunderstorms and heavy spells in sure areas. The minimal temperature is anticipated to be 25 levels Celsius and the utmost temperature is anticipated to be 33 levels Celsius.