new Delhi. This month, good rains are expected in many parts of the country, especially in South India. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) made this estimate on Friday. The department said cold wave conditions are likely to occur over Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana and northern Rajasthan on January 11 and 12, while south India may receive more than normal rainfall from January 14 to 28.
According to the IMD, between 7 and 13 January, the South Peninsula and Central India are expected to receive more than normal rainfall and the Western Himalayas will receive less than normal rainfall. According to him, due to the cyclonic circulation over and around the southeast Arabian Sea and south Tamil Nadu coast, the South Indian Peninsula may receive rain for the next 2-3 days, with some places receiving heavy and moderate rain and thunderstorms. . .
According to the department, due to the light breeze moving from Karnataka coast to Maharashtra coast, there is a possibility of showers and thunder showers at different places in Maharashtra for the next 2 days. Due to this, heavy rains may occur over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal and Kerala. Due to the dry northwest wind in northwest India, the minimum temperature may fall by 3 to 5 degrees during next 4-5 days and cold wave conditions may occur over Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana and North Rajasthan.
IMD said that due to abundant moisture and other seasonally favorable conditions in the lower troposphere on the morning of 9 and 10 January, scattered locations in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and western Uttar Pradesh and in Delhi, eastern Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and northeast Madhya Pradesh There is a possibility of dense Uttar Pradesh fog. According to the department, southeast peninsular India may receive more than normal rainfall from January 21 to 28.