The Delhi-NCR region has seen heavy lashes on Monday morning which has brought a respite from weather. The weatherman has already predicted that more downpour will be there as it is the onset of the monsoon in the city.
Delhi-NCR witnessing early morning rain for the third consecutive day.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted cloudy sky with light rain for today.
Waterlogging was also witnessed in some areas of Burari following rainfall in the national capital.
According to reports, Delhi-NCR witnessing early morning rain for the third consecutive day. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted cloudy sky with light rain for today.
According to weather experts, the monsoon is likely to arrive in Delhi two-three days earlier than its usual date of June 27 because of a cyclonic circulation over West Bengal and its neighbourhood areas which then moved towards southwest Uttar Pradesh on June 19 and June 20.
Delhi: Rain lashes parts of the national capital; visuals from an area near India Gate. pic.twitter.com/Gk47aSoV6L
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“It helped in further advancement of the monsoon, which has reached eastern Uttar Pradesh and central Madhya Pradesh. It is expected to reach west Uttar Pradesh and some parts of Uttarakhand by June 22,” said Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the regional forecasting centre of the India Meteorological Department.
Thereafter, it will make an onset in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab within the next two-three days, Srivastava added.