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Weather forecast today, April 25, 2019 Highlights: Sultry weather in Delhi, cyclone warning issued in TN

Weather Forecast Report Today India: Strong heat wave conditions will continue over the next three to four days in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra, the IMD has warned, while advising people to stay indoors between 11 am and 4 pm.

Weather forecast today, April 25, 2019 LIVE Updates: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry to witness heavy rain within next 48 hours, cyclone warning issued
IMD warns of very rough/high sea condition over the South Bay of Bengal. (Representational Image)

Weather forecast today:  The weatherman Thursday forecast dust storm or Thunderstorm in Delhi. The city recorded the hottest day of the season on Wednesday at 43 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature settled at 27.1 degrees Celsius.

Strong heat wave conditions will continue over the next three to four days in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned while advising people to stay indoors between 11 am and 4 pm. Met officials have also urged people to stay hydrated and keep themselves covered when stepping out in the afternoon.

Meanwhile, a low-pressure area over the Indian ocean and adjoining Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a depression and later into a cyclonic storm before reaching the north Tamil Nadu coast on April 30, the India Meteorological Department said Thursday.

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Weather forecast today, April 25, 2019: Here are updates on the weather in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai and other cities across India.

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Dust storm predicted in Delhi

The weatherman Thursday forecast dust storm or Thunderstorm in the city where the minimum temperature settled at 28 degrees Celsius, five notches above season's average. The maximum temperature later in the day is likely to be 42 degrees Celsius.

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Tamil Nadu weather forecast: Heavy to very heavy rain expected

Heavy to very heavy rain is expected in the Southern state of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, IMD said. The IMD had already issued a cyclone warning in the state. The cyclone is expected to hit by April 29.

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Delhi weather forecast: Temperatures expected to rise by early next week, might go above 43 degrees

AccuWeather's report said that the temperatures in Delhi are only expected to rise in this week or by early next week, surpassing yesterday's 43 degrees Celsius. The report said the temperatures will rise beyond 43 degrees, adding that the hottest locations might see 48 degrees Celsius by Sunday or Monday.

Thunderstorm warning: Kerala, West Bengal, Tripura, Mizoram to witness strong, gusty winds

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned of thunderstorm along with gusty winds at isolated places in Kerala, South Karnataka, West Bengal, Assam, Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Meghalaya. It has also predicted heavy rainfall in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, West Bengal and Sikkim.

Tamil Nadu weather forecast: Heavy to very heavy rainfall predicted over isolated places

A low-pressure area developed over Bay of Bengal is expected to move northwest towards Tamil Nadu and intensify into a cyclonic storm by April 29, IMD said. It has warned of very rough/high sea conditions. The IMD has also predicted that isolated places in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry might witness heavy to very heavy rainfall.

Delhi weather forecast: National capital wakes up to a sunny morning

Delhiites woke up to a sunny morning on Thursday with the temperature at 34 degrees Celsius. With partly cloudy skies, the maximum temperature might settle at 42 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature might settle at 27 degrees Celsius, reported AccuWeather.

IMD predicts strong, gusty winds over Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal

IMD predicts strong winds with a speed of 30-40 km per hour, likely over the Indian Ocean and Bay of Bengal. IMD also issued a warning of strong, gusty winds over the Andaman Sea. The weather department has advised fishermen to stay away from these areas.

Delhi weather forecast: Strong winds, cloudy skies expected by evening

The IMD predicted that Delhi might witness strong winds with cloudy skies in the evening. The national capital recorded the hottest day of the season on Wednesday with the maximum temperature at 43 degrees Celsius and the minimum temperature settling in at 27.1 degrees Celsius.

Punjab weather forecast: Strong winds, rain, may delay harvesting

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Pune weather forecast: City records hottest April day since 2013, Met office warns of rise in temperatures

Pune, on Wednesday, witnessed the hottest day in the month of April since 2013. The mercury soared to 41.1 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has warned that over the next two days, maximum temperatures over the city are likely to rise further. The minimum temperature in the city settled at 25 degrees Celsius. Read more

Chandigarh weather forecast: Tree uprooted, wall of house damaged in strong winds, rain

Chandigarh was treated with strong winds and cooling showers on Wednesday evening. The Met department recorded a wind speed of 55.5 km per hour at around 7 pm. A tree in Sector 36-C got uprooted due to the wind, damaging the boundary wall of a house. Read more

Weather forecast today, April 25, 2019 LIVE Updates: Heavy to very heavy rainfall expected in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry in next 48 hours

IMD warns of very rough/high sea condition over the South Bay of Bengal

A low-pressure area was developed over the Bay of Bengal to the southeast of Sri Lanka by Thursday, which is expected to move northwest towards Tamil Nadu coast and intensify into a cyclonic storm by April 29, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

However, the IMD has warned that this could result in very rough/high sea condition over the South Bay of Bengal and squally/gale force winds (70-80 kmph) along and off Tamil Nadu coast, southwest Bay of Bengal and Comorin area.

Due to this cyclonic activity, Chennai MET department said moderate to heavy rain likely to occur over coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry April 29 onwards, reported news agency ANI.