New Delhi, June 14: Moderate to heavy Monsoon rains are expected to continue over flood hit Assam and Meghalaya in next 24 hours. Metrological Department of Uttarakhand also predicted rainfall in the state for 36 hours starting from June 15 (Thursday). According to private weather forecast agency Skymet, the Monsoon has further advanced into South Chhattisgarh and some more parts of Odisha. Rains will also continue over rest of northeastern states, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and at few parts over Marathwada in Maharashtra.
Incessant rains since the last three days has triggered flash floods and landslides in Mizoram where eight persons have died so far. In next 24 hours, moderate to heavy Monsoon rains are expected to continue over flood hit Assam and Mizoram, though intensity of rains would be declining gradually, said the Skymet.
Monsoon is likely to remain subdued over South Interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Rayalaseema, Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal. The weather condition seems favorable for further progress of Monsoon over Marathwada and some parts in Vidarbha in Maharashtra during the next 24 to 48 hours. Heatwave like conditions will continue to prevail over Delhi also including in Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, and Faridabad for the next 3-4 days.
A cyclonic circulation is also seen embedded on the trough over east Uttar Pradesh. Due to these systems, good rains are likely to occur over Bihar and Foothills of East Uttar Pradesh. Meanwhile, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha may also receive thundershower activities during the next 24 hours. Up in North, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand will receive rainfall in next 24 hours.