IMD predicts heavy rainfall over isolated places in Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim; squally weather to prevail over Gujarat coast

Squally weather likely to prevail over the Gujarat coast and adjoining northeast Arabian Sea, southwest Bay of Bengal

Asian News International September 29, 2019 14:01:19 IST
IMD predicts heavy rainfall over isolated places in Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim; squally weather to prevail over Gujarat coast
  • IMD on Sunday predicted that isolated places over Bihar, sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Gujarat region are likely to receive heavy rainfall

  • Squally weather likely to prevail over the Gujarat coast and adjoining northeast Arabian Sea, southwest Bay of Bengal

  • The organisation has advised fishermen not to venture into these areas for the next few days

New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday predicted that isolated places over Bihar, sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Gujarat region are likely to receive heavy rainfall. The weather forecast agency further predicted that Saurashtra, Kutch, East Rajasthan, and Gangetic West Bengal are also likely to receive heavy downpour later in the day.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over isolated places in Bihar West Bengal Sikkim squally weather to prevail over Gujarat coast

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"Heavy to very heavy rainfall with extremely heavy falls are very likely at isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, East Uttar Pradesh, West Rajasthan, Jharkhand, south Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura," IMD said in its all India weather warning bulletin.

Squally weather likely to prevail over the Gujarat coast and adjoining northeast Arabian Sea, southwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining equatorial Indian Ocean and Comorin area. The organisation has advised fishermen not to venture into these areas for the next few days.

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