Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: Isolated places in North India are likely to experience thunderstorm and lightning on Friday, the India Meteorological Department predicted. According to the forecast, Delhi will see a generally cloudy sky and light rains accompanied with gusty winds. Similar weather conditions will prevail over other places in North India including Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, and West Uttar Pradesh and isolated parts in states like Karnataka, Kerala, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, and Sikkim.
Heavy rainfall along with squall is expected in the northeastern region of India including parts of Assam & Meghalaya and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, and Tripura. However, heat-wave conditions likely in isolated pockets over Vidarbha during next four-five days and over Telangana during the next two days. Also, there is no relief from the heat in Chhattisgarh during till May 21, predicted IMD.
According to the IMD, the maximum temperature in Delhi will remain around 36 degrees Celsius while the minimum temperature will be recorded around 24 degrees Celsius.
According to IMD forecast, Delhi will see a generally cloudy sky and light rains accompanied with gusty winds. Track Weather HIGHLIGHTS
Watch: Showers lash in parts of Rajkot
Thunder-shower hits parts of Rajkot, Gondal and Jasdan talukas of Rajkot district. Unseasonal rain showers and hailstorm is also reported from Amreli district. The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast showers till Saturday (Video from a village in Jasdan) @IndianExpress pic.twitter.com/Wh7dGMGe3v— Gopal Kateshiya (@gopalreports) May 17, 2019
Thundershower in Rajkot
Thunder-shower in Jasdan taluka of Rajkot. (Express photo)
Shimla gets rain, hailstorm
Girls carry umbrella during rain at Ridge Shimla on Friday. (Express Photo by Pradeep Kumar)
Light showers bring respite in Delhi
Delhi experienced light showers today bringing relief from the sultry heat. According to the Met department, parts of north and central Delhi received showers. The day's minimum temperature was recorded at 24.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average while the humidity was recorded at 74 per cent.
Light to moderate and thundershower with hail storm likely in parts of Himachal Pradesh
Light to moderate and thundershower with hail storm likely in parts of Himachal Pradesh.
#Weather alert for #HimachalPradesh Light to moderate rain and thunder shower with isolated hail storm and strong wind over Bilaspur, Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahul & Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Una during the next 18-24 hrs— SkymetWeather (@SkymetWeather) May 17, 2019
Election campaign in Ludhiana hit by rains
Election campaign in Ludhiana hit by rains.
Weathermen predicts thunderstorms over the next two evenings in Bangalore
In Bangalore, while the weatherman has predicted thunderstorms over the next two evenings as well, rain/thundershowers are likely to make an appearance in most parts of the city. Temperature is expected to range between 22 and 33-degree Celsius respectively.
Skymet predicts rain and thundershower at isolated places in Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana
Rain intensity may pick up over South Tamil Nadu and Kerala during last week of May
Pre-monsoon activities are expected to continue throughout the month of May until the onset of Monsoon. Rain intensity may pick up over South TamilNadu and Kerala during the last week of May.
These pre- #monsoon activities are expected to continue throughout the month of May until the onset of Monsoon. #Rain intensity may pick up over South #TamilNadu and #Kerala during the last week of May. https://t.co/TUoWjrQZZt— SkymetWeather (@SkymetWeather) May 17, 2019
Cyclonic circulation over southwest Rajasthan and neighbourhood persists: IMD
The cyclonic circulation over southwest Rajasthan and neighbourhood persists and now seen at 1.5 km above mean sea level, says Met Department in its latest bulletin
Minimum temperature in Delhi was recorded at 24.6 degrees Celsius
The minimum temperature in Delhi was recorded at 24.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average. Humidity was recorded at 74 per cent.