While the monsoon is active in Bihar and East Uttar Pradesh, people are troubled by the heat in Delhi-NCR. While many parts of Bihar are receiving continuous rain, the heat in Delhi has broken the record of 90 years and there is still no relief from the heatwave. However, in the meantime, the Meteorological Department has said that the southwest monsoon in the country is likely to be normal in July. According to the Meteorological Department, good rains are not expected in the first week of July, but it is likely to gain momentum from the second half of the second week of the month. According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of heavy rain in Assam, Meghalaya, West Bengal, Sikkim, and Bihar today. It is still raining in Bihar. At the same time, rain warning has been issued in East Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram, Tripura, Uttarakhand, and Tamil Nadu.
Extremely heavy rain forecast in these states
A Monsoon Trough-an an extended low-pressure area is persisting from Uttar Pradesh to Assam. Due to this, strong moist south-westerly winds are expected from the Bay of Bengal, which will bring very heavy rain with extremely heavy falls at isolated places over East and North-East India for the next few days.
During this time, heavy rains may occur over Assam, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, and adjoining areas, increasing the risk of flooding and waterlogging. According to the Meteorological Department, widespread rain with heavy to very heavy rains has been predicted in Bihar, North Bengal, Sikkim, and Northeast India for the next five days. Extremely heavy rainfall is expected at isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, and the northern districts of West Bengal on July 2 and 3. Sikkim, Assam, and Meghalaya have been placed under red alert for Friday and Saturday, while an orange alert has been issued in Bihar on Friday.
Flood risk here
With the monsoon season completing one month, parts of East and Northeast India have witnessed severe flooding conditions. Koshi and Brahmaputra are called the mourners of Bihar and Assam respectively. The flood situation in these rivers and rivers like Narayani, Bagmati, Kamala, and Gandak is already grim this year. Apart from this, the situation is likely to worsen over the entire region with the forecast of heavy monsoon rains for the next five days.
Heavy rain warning in Bihar, Orange alert issued
It has been raining incessantly in North Bihar since Thursday night. Orange alert issued for East Champaran, West Champaran, Gopalganj, Siwan, Saran, Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Muzaffarpur, Darbhanga, Vaishali, Sheohar, Samastipur, Supaul, Araria, Kishanganj, Purnia, Saharsa, Madhepura, Katihar, Bhagalpur, Banka, Jamui Has been done. These districts may receive 100 to 150 mm of rain and a thunderstorm warning has been issued during 48 hours. A yellow alert of light to moderate rain with thundershowers has been issued for all other districts.