Heatwave likely to continue till May 10

Tuesday, 7 May 2019

Pune on Monday recorded maximum temperature of 39.6 degrees Celsius. IMD has forecasted that Pune city shall experience temperature as high as 40 degrees Celsius till May 12. Cloudy skies will prevail on May 7 and 8 and there will be clear skies thereafter.

PUNE: India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that heat wave conditions are very likely over parts of south peninsular India and central India till May 10. Heat wave conditions prevailed at a few places over coastal Andhra Pradesh and at isolated places over Telangana on Monday. The highest maximum temperature recorded over the plains in the country was at 45.2 degree Celsius in Khammam, Rayalaseema.

IMD has forecasted that till May 10, thunderstorm and lightning accompanied with gusty winds at isolated places over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, West Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan are likely. Moreover, thunderstorm and lightning accompanied by hail and gusty winds are likely at isolated places over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jammu and  Kashmir.

During the same time, heat wave conditions are likely at isolated places over Coastal Andhra Pradesh.

IMD has forecasted that heat wave conditions will prevail in Vidarbha till 

May 8. IMD has forecasted that some places in Vidarbha may experience rainfall on May 9. During the same time, Konkan and Goa, central Maharashtra and Marathwada will have dry weather. On May 10, IMD has predicted that Vidarbha, central Maharashtra and Marathwada may experience rainfall at some places. 

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