Weather forecast Today India HIGHLIGHTS: Heavy rains lashed over several parts of Kerala and north Konkan Sunday. Due to strong wind convergence occurring over Kerala and adjoining areas of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, the present weather condition is likely to continue for the next three days causing widespread rainfall.
Meanwhile, Delhi-NCR witnessed heavy rains today which inundated several parts of the city and caused severe traffic snarls. There was a slight drop in temperature to 27 degrees Celcius. Rajasthan too experienced rains with thundershowers and lightning.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) Sunday predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places over coastal and south interior Karnataka, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, south Konkan and Goa and heavy rainfall at isolated places over North Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal, Telangana, south Gujarat, Marathawada, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya.
Also, rough to very rough sea conditions (with wind speed reaching 40-50 kmph) are likely to prevail over southeast Bay of Bengal and southwest and the west-central Arabian Sea. Squally weather is predicted along and off Maharashtra coast as a result of which fishermen have been advised not to venture into these areas.
The Monsoon trough at mean sea level lies to the south of its normal position. However, it is likely to shift northwards and deepen from 24th July, causing enhanced rainfall activity over north and Central India.