India Live Weather Updates: The southwest monsoon has advanced over most parts of Konkan today including Mumbai and parts of Madhya Maharashtra. The official start of the monsoon over Mumbai is June 11. Thunderstorms accompanied by lightning and moderate to heavy rain with gusty winds reaching 30-40 km/h are very likely to occur in isolated locations in Thane, Raigad, Palghar, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Mumbai districts during for the next 3-4 hours, according to IMD Mumbai.
The minimum temperature in Delhi on Saturday stood at 29.7 degrees Celsius, two notches above normal, even as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast partly skies with the possibility of light thunderstorms during the day. . Isolated pockets of Delhi, Haryana, northwestern Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh could see scorching conditions, according to a Skymet Weather report. According to the IMD, the maximum temperature in Delhi-NCR and other parts of northwest India will drop a few notches over the weekend, but no major relief is likely until June 15.
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in India’s northeastern states including Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim over the next five days. Severe intense rains are expected to continue in northeast India and the sub-Himalayan regions of Sikkim and West Bengal, such as Darjeeling and Kalimpong. Meanwhile, the southwest monsoon has further advanced in Goa, Karnataka, Konkan region and some other parts of the central Arabian Sea, according to Friday’s press release from the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). ). Besides the northeast, heavy rains are also likely in Goa, Karnataka coast, Konkan region, Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Kerala, Karaikal and Mahé.