Heavy rainfall likely over Telangana and AP


Today, the Southwest Monsoon has advanced into some more parts of central Arabian Sea, entire Goa, some parts of Konkan, Madhya Maharashtra & Marathwada, remaining parts of Karnataka, entire Rayalaseema & Coastal Andhra Pradesh, most parts of  Telangana, some parts of south Chhattisgarh and south Odisha, some more parts of west-central & north Bay of Bengal, remaining parts of Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura, most parts of Arunachal Pradesh and some more parts of Assam & Meghalaya.


The conditions are becoming favourable for further advance of Southwest Monsoon into some more parts of Central Arabian Sea and Maharashtra (including Mumbai); remaining parts of Telangana, west-central and north Bay of Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh & Assam & Meghalaya, entire Sikkim, some more parts of Odisha and some parts of West Bengal during the next 48 hours.

Meanwhile, the low-pressure area over west-central & adjoining the north-west Bay of Bengal off north Andhra Pradesh­ south Odisha coasts with associated cyclonic circulation extending up to 7.6 km above mean sea level, tilting southwestwards with height persists. It is likely to move west­northwestwards.

Thunderstorm accompanied with lightning & gusty wind (speed reaching 30-40 kmph) very likely at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit- Baltistan, Muzaffarabad; with lightning at isolated places over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Coastal Karnataka, Coastal Andhra Pradesh & Yanam, Konkan & Goa, Marathwada, Madhya Maharashtra, West Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal & Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura.

Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places very likely over Konkan & Goa, Coastal Karnataka and Telangana; heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places over Vidarbha; at isolated places over Assam & Meghalaya, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Coastal Andhra Pradesh & Yanam, Interior Karnataka, Kerala & Mahe, Madhya Maharashtra and Marathwada and heavy rainfall at isolated places over Gujarat state, Rayalaseema, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura.