Weather Update: In many parts of the country these days people are suffering due to scorching heat and heatwave. Meanwhile, there is news of relief in many areas today. In many parts of the country including Delhi-NCR, people are suffering due to scorching heat and heatwave.
People are taking various measures to avoid the heat. People are avoiding all activities that involve leaving venturing outdoors during the afternoon. Heatwave is forecast for today over Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, parts of central Maharashtra and also over Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, Rajasthan and southern Haryana.
In many areas including Delhi-NCR, there is a possibility of a heatwave with severe heat even today. The maximum temperature in Delhi is expected to remain above 40 degrees Celsius even today. At the same time, the mercury is likely to reach 44 degrees Celsius due to the outbreak of heatwave in the next two-three days.
However, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that today isolated rain and thundershowers may occur in the adjoining plains of Punjab, Haryana and western Rajasthan. On the other hand, there is a possibility of rain in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh and Coastal Karnataka.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), there is a possibility of severe heatwaves in southern Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Madhya Maharashtra, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal from today. Along with this, there is a possibility of a heatwave in Rajasthan, South Haryana and Vidarbha from Tuesday to April 28.
According to Skymet Weather, during the next 24 hours, light to moderate rain with isolated heavy rain is likely over Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland. Light to moderate rain may occur over parts of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, north coastal Andhra Pradesh, western Himalayas, Sikkim, Himalayan West Bengal and eastern Bihar. Light rain and thundershowers may occur over Jharkhand, parts of southern Gujarat, Maharashtra, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha.
first published:April 27, 2022, 7:28 a.m.