New Delhi, July 23
North and northeast elements of the nation will witness intense rainfall exercise from July 26 to 29 resulting from a monsoon trough, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) mentioned on Thursday.
The monsoon trough is prone to shift near foothills of Himalayas July 26 onwards.
“Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall activity with isolated heavy to very heavy falls are very likely over Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar during July 26-28 and over Punjab and Haryana during July 27 – 29,” the climate division mentioned.
The depth and distribution of rainfall could be very prone to improve over sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh with widespread rainfall exercise together with remoted heavy to extraordinarily heavy rainfall throughout July 26-29.
“Isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is also likely to occur over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura during the same period,” the IMD mentioned. PTI