Meanwhile, the low pressure area extends over northeast Madhya Pradesh and surrounding areas. “Yesterday’s area of low pressure over the northwestern Bay of Bengal and the adjoining northern coasts of Odisha and West Bengal now extends over northeastern Madhya Pradesh and its environs. It is very likely to move west-northwestward over the next 2 days,” IMD said in its Wednesday weather report.
Heavy rains are forecast over several parts of eastern and western India. “Fairly widespread/widespread light/moderate rainfall with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms/lightning very likely over Odisha and Telangana on the 21st; Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Maharashtra and Marathwada on the 21st and 22nd and Madhya Pradesh on the 21st-23rd September 2022 ,” the weather agency said. Isolated very heavy rain is also likely over western Madhya Pradesh on Thursday.
Heavy rainfall is also forecast over several parts of northern and northwestern India, including Delhi. The MeT department in its press release said: “Scattered/fairly widespread light/moderate rain with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorms/lightning most likely over Uttarakhand and western Uttar Pradesh from 21st to 25; Haryana and Chandigarh on 21-22 and more Eastern Rajasthan and eastern Uttar Pradesh on 21-23 and likely moderate rainfall over Delhi on 21-22 September 2022.”
Meanwhile, isolated very heavy rains are also likely over eastern Rajasthan and eastern Uttar Pradesh on September 22. Heavy showers are also forecast over northeastern states including Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram over the next few days.