Thunderstorm warning in Delhi LIVE updates: Temperatures drops in Capital; wind speed at 50-55 kmph

By: |
New Delhi | Updated: May 9, 2018 5:44:51 PM

Thunderstorm alert LIVE updates: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that isolated places in Coastal and South Interior Karnataka will likely witness heavy rain on May 12, the day when polling for the Karnataka Assembly election 2018 will take place in the state.

Delhi witnesses sudden change in weather. (Image: ANI)

Thunderstorm alert LIVE updates: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that isolated places in Coastal and South Interior Karnataka will likely witness heavy rain on May 12, the day when polling for the Karnataka Assembly election 2018 will take place in the state. Earlier, the IMD had predicted thunderstorm will hit Delhi and surrounding area on Tuesday. However, the national Capital escaped the thunderstorm. Today, Thunderstorm accompanies with squall is expected at isolated places over Jharkhand, Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim.

Check Thunderstorm alert LIVE updates:

5.38 pm: The western Himalayan region is expected to witness fresh Western Disturbance from May 13, 2018.

 

5.12 pm: Pre-monsoon activity is likely to continue for next few days across several states of South India- Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.


4.53 pm: Heavy rain accompanied with hailstorm lashed several parts of Haryana.

Heavy rain lashes at Haryana’s Bhiwani. (Image: ANI)

4.51 pm: Moderate rainfall accompanied with thundershower and strong winds are likely to occur at several places of Godavari, Guntur, Krishna, Srikakulam, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Yanam in the upcoming 4 hours.


4.46 pm: The temperature dropped in the national capital. The temperature in Palam observatory is around 28°C at present. Speed of wind is around 50-55 kmph.


4.44 pm: Moderate rainfall accompanied with thundershower and gusty winds are likely to occur at several places of Karnataka- Anantapur, Bagalkot, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gadag, Hassan, Koppal, Belgaum, Bijapur, Raichur, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi and Yadgir districts in upcoming 4 hours.


4.38 pm: The maximum temperatures in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Interior part of Maharashtra, Chattisgarh, Telangana, Rayalaseema, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, and North Interior part of Karnataka are likely to remain in the range of 40-44 degree celsius in the upcoming 2-3 days: IMD

4.15 pm: Rain accompanied with thundershower and gusty winds are likely to take place at several places of Tamil Nadu- Ariyalur, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Karur, Madurai, Perambalur, Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Thanjavur, Theni, Thiruvarur,Tiruppur and Viluppuram in upcoming 6 hours.


4.06 pm: Duststorm accompanied with thundershower and strong winds are likely to occur at several places of Uttar Pradesh like Agra, Mainpuri, Bulandshahr, Badaun, Ghaziabad and others in upcoming 6 hours.


4.03 pm: Moderate rainfall accompanied with thundershower and gusty winds are likely to occur at several areas of Nagaland.


3.58 pm: Moderate rainfall accompanied with gusty winds likely to occur at Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur and Tripura in the upcoming 24 hours.


3.54 pm: The strong winds and rains are likely to hit Delhi and adjoining areas such as Haryana’s Jhajjar, Rohtak, Bhiwani, Hodal and Palwal. Jhajjar, Bhiwani and Rohtak are also likely to winess hailstorm also. : IMD


3.42 pm: The IMD today published the five-day rain forecast. Have a look-

(Image: IMD Twitter)

3.35 pm: A spell of heavy rain accompanied with gusty winds (wind speed reaching 29 to 74 kmph) might hit Delhi in few hours.

3.23 pm: Thunderstorms accompanied with gusty winds are very likely to hit Jammu and Kashmir, east Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and Gangetic West Bengal at various isolated places on May 12. West Uttar Pradesh is likely to be again hit by a dust storm.

2.22 pm: The cyclonic circulation over south Rajasthan & adjoining north Gujarat has become less marked.

1.55 pm: “The western disturbance currently located over Jammu & Kashmir is very likely to move eastwards during next 24 hrs and become unimportant.” the IMD said.

1.49 pm: A fresh western disturbance is likely to affect western Himalayan region from May 13.

1.36 pm: According to the India Meteorological Department, maximum temperature on Tuesday was recorded above normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at most places over Jharkhand, Telangana, and at some places over Goa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, coastal Karnataka, Bihar, and Odisha. The maximum temperature was also recorded above normal (1.6°C to 3.0°C) at isolated places over Chhattisgarh, Assam, Meghalaya, Gangetic West Bengal, coastal Andhra Pradesh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

1.21 pm: According to the India Meteorological Department, maximum temperature is likely to remain in the range of 40 to 44 degree Celsius over Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Rayalaseema, coastal Andhra Pradesh and north interior Karnataka for the next two days.

1.01 pm: On Tuesday, Dust storms and rain wreaked havoc on several parts of northern India, killing at least 100 animals in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district and uprooting many trees in Himachal Pradesh.

12.42 pm: The India Meteorological Department on Monday had issued an amber-coloured alert, which signifies that government agencies should be prepared for severe weather. There are four types of colour codes which signify the level of caution: green (no action), yellow (situation to be watched), amber (government agencies should be prepared for severe weather) and red (need of an action).

12.30 pm: All the private and public schools in Ghaziabad were closed on Tuesday viewing the weather conditions. District Magistrate Ritu Maheswari in an order said that schools were closed in view of the forecast for a thunderstorm on Tuesday.

12.20 pm: Heat wave conditions are likely to prevail at one or two pockets over Vidarbha, interior Odisha and western parts of Jharkhand.

12.19 pm: Moderate to light rains occurred at places in Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, and Ajmer divisions while other divisions remained dry, according to the Met department.

12.04 pm: Thunderstorms accompanied with squall (wind speed 50-70 kmph) and hail are very likely to hit at isolated places over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim.

11.55 am: Thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds is likely to hit at isolated places over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura, South interior Karnataka, North coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, Tamil Nadu And Kerala.

11.52 am: IMD has issued warning of heavy rainfall at isolated places over coastal and south-Interior Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu.

 

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Next Stories
1Supreme Court raps Centre for not framing Cauvery scheme
2CPI-M denies report on joining hands with BJP ahead of West Bengal panchayat polls
3CIC directs Air India to disclose records of bills raised for PM Narendra Modi’s foreign visits