Patna, Aug 12 (PTI) Light to moderate and heavy to
heavy rainfall occurred in most places of north east, north
central and north west parts of Bihar, Met office said.
While light rainfall occurred at one or two places in
south west, light rainfall took place in many places of south
central and light to moderate rainfall was witnessed in most
places of south east parts of the state.
Patna Meteorological Centre has forecast heavy to very
heavy with extremely heavy rain in one or two places in north
Bihar tomorrow while heavy rain is likely to occur in one or
two places in south east parts of the state.
As per Met bulletin, Purnea registered 108.8 mm
rainfall among four major cities during the day, followed by
2.0 mm in Bhagalpur, 0.2 mm in Patna.
Purnea registered 39.6 mm rainfall in the past 24
hours (recorded between 8:30 am on Friday to 8:30 am on
Saturday), followed 8.2 mm in Patna, 7.5 in Bhagalpur and 1.4
mm in Gaya, it said.
Weather remained cloudy throughout the day coupled
with very light rainfall that made weather pleasant in the
Among the major cities, Gaya recorded the highest
maximum temperature at 30.5 degrees Celsius, followed by 29.8
degrees in Patna, 28.6 degrees in Bhagalpur and 27.5 degrees
in Purnea, Met office said.
In its forecast, the MeT office said that Patna and
Gaya are likely to witness generally cloudy sky with few
spells of rain or thunder shower tomorrow while Bhagalpur may
witness generally cloudy sky with possibility of heavy rain
Purnea, however, is expected to witness continuous
rain tomorrow with generally cloudy sky tomorrow, it said. PTI
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