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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Gujarat, West Madhya Pradesh; strong winds likely over west-central, south-west Arabian Sea

  • The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that areas such as Gujarat and West Madhya Pradesh are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Saturday

  • The weather forecasting further predicted that isolated places over East Rajasthan, Sub Himalayan West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Konkan, Goa and Sikkim may also witness heavy downpour throughout the day

  • Strong winds, speed reaching 40-50 kilometre per hour, are likely to prevail over west-central and south-west Arabian Sea

New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that areas such as Gujarat and West Madhya Pradesh are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Saturday.

 IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Gujarat, West Madhya Pradesh; strong winds likely over west-central, south-west Arabian Sea

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The weather forecasting further predicted that isolated places over East Rajasthan, Sub Himalayan West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Konkan, Goa and Sikkim may also witness heavy downpour throughout the day.

"Heavy rainfall at isolated places over Uttarakhand, East Uttar Pradesh, East Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Saurashtra, Kutch, Madhya Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal," the IMD added in its All India Weather Warning Bulletin.

Strong winds, speed reaching 40-50 kilometre per hour, are likely to prevail over west-central and south-west Arabian Sea. Squally weather conditions are likely to prevail along and off Gujarat coast. The organisation has advised fishermen not to venture into these areas for the next few days.

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Updated Date: Sep 14, 2019 10:05:35 IST