Weather Update: Red alert in 10 districts of Kerala, Possibility of heavy rain in these states today...
Kerala has been receiving torrential rains since the onset of the monsoon. In this episode, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a 'Red Alert' warning of heavy rain in 10 districts of Kerala and has issued an 'Orange' alert in the rest of the districts. The Meteorological Department has issued a red alert in various districts till August 4. The highest rain warning has been issued for 10 districts on 3rd August and 9 districts on 4th August. Due to a heavy rain warning in the state, the administration of 11 districts has declared a holiday for all educational institutions today. Flood-related incidents are also taking place due to torrential rains.
According to the Skymet Weather report, from 03 to 07 August, there may be occasional rain in the city and suburbs of the national capital Delhi. During this, there will be heavy rain between 04 to 06 August. But after August 8, the effect of heat can be seen again in the capital Delhi and it will be partly cloudy and there will be a good amount of sunshine. It is expected that about 20-30 mm of rain is expected in the early part of August. There is a possibility of more rain after August 10. Light to moderate rain at isolated places over Interior Tamil Nadu, parts of Marathwada, North Bihar, Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Karnataka, West Bengal, Meghalaya, Assam, Arunachal, Vidarbha, Telangana, and South Madhya Pradesh today.
On the other hand, there is a possibility of light rain at one or two places in the national capital Delhi, Gujarat, Gangetic West Bengal, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, and West Rajasthan. Rain is expected over Coastal Karnataka from August 4 to August 5. On the other hand, there may be rain in South Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam on August 5. The Indian Meteorological Center has released a report regarding the forecast of southwest monsoon rainfall for the entire month of August. According to the report, during the second half of the 2022 southwest monsoon season, that is, the period from August to September, the entire country is expected to receive normal (94 to 106 percent of the long-term average) rainfall.