IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Uttarakhand over next three days; temperatures in Dehradun to hover around 24 and 32 degree Celsius

  • The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that heavy rainfall will continue to batter isolated places of Uttarakhand for the next three days

  • In capital city Dehradun, the sky will generally be cloudy with minimum and maximum temperatures hovering around 24 degree Celsius and 32 degree Celsius

  • It should be noted that flash floods in Mori region of Uttarakhand have wreaked havoc with several hundred hectares of agricultural land damaged along with dozens of cattle likely dead

New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that heavy rainfall will continue to batter isolated places of Uttarakhand for the next three days. In capital city Dehradun, the sky will generally be cloudy with minimum and maximum temperatures hovering around 24 degree Celsius and 32 degree Celsius.

 IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Uttarakhand over next three days; temperatures in Dehradun to hover around 24 and 32 degree Celsius

A road washed away due to flood and heavy rains in Devpuri village of Garasain development block. ANI

It should be noted that flash floods in Mori region of Uttarakhand have wreaked havoc with several hundred hectares of agricultural land damaged along with dozens of cattle likely dead. Apart from Uttarakhand, heavy rainfall are likely over Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar and Kerala for next two days.

Strong winds, speed reaching 45-55 kilometres per hour, are very likely to prevail over southwest Bay of Bengal. The IMD has advised fishermen not to venture into these areas for the next few days.

Updated Date: Aug 20, 2019 10:07:45 IST