Tribune News Service
New Delhi, July 8
Okha and Dwarka witnessed extraordinarily heavy rains whereas thundershowers and rains have additionally been reported from many elements of India, together with the Northwest.
A thunderstorm was noticed (from 1730 hours yesterday to 0530 hours right this moment) over Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan & Muzaffarabad, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, East Uttar Pradesh, East Rajasthan, East Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and Sikkim, Kerala and Mahe, Saurashtra and Kutch, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura, based on the IMD.
The well-marked Low-Pressure Area now lies over the Gulf of Kutch and neighbourhood.
Under its affect, Okha and Dwarka have reported extraordinarily heavy rain (48 and 22 cm, respectively) and Naliya heavy rain (Eight cm) throughout final 21 hours as reported at 0530 right this moment.
This Low-Pressure Area may be very more likely to meander over the identical area and trigger heavy to very heavy rains at remoted locations over Saurashtra and Kutch throughout subsequent 24 hours and weaken thereafter.
Strong winds (velocity reaching 50-60 kmph) very possible over Southwest, Westcentral and Northeast Arabian Sea and alongside and off Gujarat coast throughout subsequent 48 hours.
Fishermen are suggested to not enterprise into the ocean over these areas throughout the subsequent 48 hours.