The weather department has predicted heavy to extremely heavy rainfall in a number of states in the Eastern and Northeastern part of the country.
”Under its influence, isolated extremely heavy rainfall is very likely over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim and East Uttar Pradesh during the next 24 hours. Isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is also very likely over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya, Uttarakhand and West Uttar Pradesh during next 24 hours,” the IMD said in its bulletin.
The monsoon trough runs close to the foothills of Himalayas. In addition, convergence of south westerly/southerly winds from Bay of Bengal at lower tropospheric levels very likely to continue over northeast & east India during next 3-4 days. Under its influence, fairly pic.twitter.com/cyzlYsLJ9W
— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) July 10, 2020
Intense thunderstorm and lightning potential zone: Red alert
Moderate to severe thunderstorm and lightning very likely over east and northwest Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
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Widespread to widespread rainfall:
Isolated extremely heavy falls very likely over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Assam and Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh on July 10-11 and over East Uttar Pradesh on July 11-12.
Isolated heavy to very heavy falls
Rainfall is also very likely over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura, Uttarakhand, West Uttar Pradesh during next 3 days.