Heavy Rainfall Forecast Across States till October 3: A low-pressure area is located over the east-central Arabian Sea, south of Konkan and Goa. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) stated on Friday that it is likely to develop into a well-defined low pressure area over the same region over the next 24 hours.
In addition, another area of low pressure is located over the northeast and adjacent Eastcentral Bay of Bengal. In the next 48 hours, it will likely develop into a well-defined low pressure area and travel northwestward toward the littoral of northern Odisha and adjoining West Bengal.
Heavy Rainfall Forecast Across States till October 3: IMD weather predictions
The IMD has predicted that light or moderate to isolated heavy precipitation is probable over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, and Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim from September 30 to October 1.
“On September 30, Andaman Islands are likely to experience blustery conditions with wind speeds of 45 to 55 mph with gusts up to 65 mph,” the report stated.
The weather service has also forecasted precipitation for Karnataka, Kerala, and Mahe through October 1.
In addition, it stated, “Light or moderate fairly widespread to widespread rainfall or thunderstorms with isolated heavy rainfall is likely over Konkan-Goa and Madhya Maharashtra from September 29 to October 1.”
Rainfall is also probable over Chhattisgarh till October 2 and over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura till October 2 and over Arunachal Pradesh on October 3.
In the meantime, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has observed that conditions are becoming favorable for the withdrawal of the Southwest Monsoon from additional regions of the Northwest and adjoining Westcentral India over the next two days.