IMD weather updates: Advance of Southwest Monsoon in India



Jun 20, 2022 01:00 pm

With the onset of monsoon the IMD today released detailed analysis of weather across India in the coming 5 days.


Fairly widespread/ widespread rainfall with thunderstorm/lightning very likely over Karnataka,Konkan & Goa, Kerala & Mahe and Lakshadweep and scattered to fairly widespread rainfall likely over Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Andhra Pradesh & Yanam, Telangana and Tamilnadu, Puducherry & Karaikal during next 5 days.


Isolated heavy rainfall very likely over Konkan & Goa, ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra, Kerala & Mahe, Coastal & South Interior Karnataka and Gujarat Region during next 5 days; North Interior Karnataka, Saurashtra on 23rd & 24th, Coastal Andhra Pradesh during 20th-22nd and over Telangana & Rayalaseema on 20th & 21st June, 2022. Isolated Very heavy rainfall also likely over Konkan & Goa during next 5 days; over coastal Karnataka on 22nd & 23rd June.


Under the influence of Western Disturbance at middle tropospheric levels the northwest India too will notice the climate impact.


Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with thunderstorm/lightning very likely to continue

over Western Himalayan region (Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit- Baltistan & Muzaffarabad, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand); scattered to fairly widespread rainfall over adjoining plains (Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, Uttar Pradesh & Rajasthan) during next 2 days and reduce thereafter.


Isolated heavy rainfall likely over East Rajasthan on 20th, West Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir on 20th & 21st and over Himachal Pradesh & Punjab on 21st June.


Scattered to fairly widespread rainfall with thunderstorm/lightning very likely over Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh during next 5 days. Isolated heavy rainfall very likely over West Madhya Pradesh on 20th; East Madhya Pradesh on 20th & 21st; Vidarbha during 21st-24th and over Chhattisgarh during 20th-24th June.


Under the influence of southerly/southwesterly winds from Bay of Bengal to Northeast & adjoining East India:


Widespread rainfall very likely over Northeast India and Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim during next 5 days. Isolated heavy rainfall likely to continue over Assam & Meghalaya during next 5 days and over Arunachal Pradesh & and Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura on 20th, 23rd & 24th June.


Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with thunderstorm/lightning very likely over Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal during next 5 days. Isolated heavy rainfall likely over Bihar on 20th & 24th; Jharkhand during 22nd-24th; Gangetic West Bengal on 21st & 24th and over Odisha during 20th-24th June, 2022.