Patna, Jun 19 (PTI) South west monsoon may advance
further in remaining parts of Bihar during the next two-three
The monsoon has hit the eastern parts of Bihar on
Friday, June 16.
“Favourable conditions are developing for further
advance of southwest monsoon into some more parts of
Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, remaining parts of Odisha, Jharkhand,
Bihar, some parts of East Madhya Pradesh and East Uttar
Pradesh during next 2-3 days,” said All India Weather
Inference report issued by the India Meteorological
As per bulletin issued by Patna Meteorological Centre,
Bihar’s major cities like Patna, Gaya, Bhagalpur and Purnea
may also witness partly cloudy sky with possibility of rain or
Gaya recorded the highest maximum temperature at 41.1
degrees celsius, followed by 39.8 degrees in Patna, 37.0 in
Bhagalpur and 34.4 in Purnea, it said.
Light to moderate rainfall occurred at one or two
places in north east parts of the state in the past 24 hours.
Patna received a trace while Purnea 2.5 mm and
Bhagalpur 0.2 mm rainfall in past 24 hours, it said adding
that Purnea received 2.5 mm rainfall and Bhagalpur received
0.6 mm rainfall today.
Dengraghat received 5 cm while Islampur and Manihari 2
cm each, bulletin said. PTI AR
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