IMD predicts heavy rainfall in THESE states/UTs during next two days- Details here

Many states and union territories in northwest India, including Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir received heavy rainfall in the past few days and is liklet to witness more showers in the coming days. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted enhanced rainfall in north India over the next two days. According to the IMD, the monsoon trough at mean sea level is north of its normal position. It is likely to be north of its normal position during next 4-5 days.

As per the forecast by the weather department, heavy rainfall is expected in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, as well as the nearby northern plains, including Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, and Uttar Pradesh.

The weather office had earlier said the monsoon trough is likely to “continue to shift gradually northwards” and it led to an increase in rainfall activity over north India from Wednesday.

IMD’s rainfall prediction:

More rains likely in Delhi
The weather office has predicted a generally cloudy sky with rain and thundershowers for Saturday. “The maximum and minimum temperature would be around 33 and 25 degrees Celsius, respectively,” an IMD official said.

Rainfall in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand
Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms or lightning are very likely over Himachal Pradesh till July 31 and over Uttarakhand during till August 2. Isolated very heavy rainfall is also predicted over Uttarakhand till July 31.

Punjab, Haryana, UP to witness rainfall
Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms or lightning are very likely over Punjab and Haryana on July 30 and over east Uttar Pradesh between July 31 and August 2.