Heavy rainfall warning has been issued for Kerala and Lakshadweep in the next five days. Fishermen have been warned not to put out to sea as squally weather with wind speed reaching 45-55 kmph is likely to prevail over Kerala coast.
Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: In Delhi, SAFAR predicted that the share of pollution from farm fires would increase to 17 per cent in Delhi Saturday.
The weather website skymetweather stated that Delhi-NCR is likely to witness few thundershowers today, and the Air Quality Index (AQI) is expected to be in moderate to poor category.
Weather Forecast LIVE UPDATES: Mumbai and Pune in Maharashtra and Chennai are likely to experience light showers through the day.
Weather forecast Today Highlights: The air quality in the national capital remained poor on Thursday morning as it fluctuated between "unhealthy" to "very unhealthy" category.
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NE monsoon to cause widespread rain over south peninsula
Monsoon this year may have brought bountiful rain for Maharashtra, but owing to climate change and other water usage, there is an increasing variability noticed in the rainfall and resulting water availability in the state in the last few years.
Weather forecast Today Highlights: Follow our blog through the day for the latest news and updates on the weather in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata, Kochi and other parts of the country.
Rainfall was reported in a few districts of South Gujarat and Saurashtra region on Monday. Districts of Saurashtra witnessed heavy rainfall during the withdrawal phase in this month.
Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: With the gradual retreat of the Southwest monsoon from northern and central parts of the country, the weather agency has predicted the arrival of the northeast monsoon around October 17.
The southwest monsoon has not fully withdrawn from parts in the central, east and western regions of the country so far.
Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Scattered to fairly widespread rainfall and thunderstorms accompanied with lightning with isolated heavy falls likely over south peninsular India is expected during next 24 hours.
Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Heavy rainfall is expected across Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura for the next 24 hours and over south peninsular India during the next 2-3 days.
Weather forecast today Highlights: Skymet Weather said monsoon will withdraw from most parts of Northwest and Central India including Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh in the third week of October.
Normally, the monsoon withdrawal begins from extreme northwest parts of the country, covering Rajasthan and Punjab, around September 1 and reaches central India states such as Maharashtra by October 1.
Heavy rain is likely at isolated places over Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Meghalaya, Madhya Maharashtra, Coastal Andhra Pradesh & Yanam, Telangana, Rayalaseema, North & South Interior Karnataka.
Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: The monsoon is also likely to begin its retreat from October 10, a delay of more than a month, the IMD said. This is the longest delayed withdrawal of monsoon as usually monsoon starts withdrawing from September 1.
Weather today HIGHLIGHTS: East and Northeast India are likely to receive widespread rainfall at various places, whereas northwest India is likely to experience dry weather, the latest IMD bulletin said.
Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Pune was battered again by incessant rainfall Friday, with fire brigades getting calls of heavy flooding and waterlogging in several areas.
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