Pune: Though Pune was grappling with heat during the afternoon, a few parts of the city experienced a light showers followed by cloudy weather. As per the India Meteorological Department (IMD), thunder activity and very light to light rainfall is highly likely on Friday in the city.
Pune reported maximum temperature of 31.1 degree Celsius and minimum temperature of 20.8 degree Celsius on Thursday.
As per the Met Department, thundery activity and light to moderate rains are very likely till October 7 in the city. On October 8 and 9, there are chances of light rains in the city.
Across the State, IMD has predicted isolated light rains in Konkan, central Maharashtra, Marathwada and Vidarbha till October 5. However, the ghat areas of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu are very likely to experience enhanced thunderstorm activity on October 5 and 6.
As per the IMD, the southwest monsoon has been subdued over Arunachal Pradesh, sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Bihar, Haryana, Maharashtra and Goa, Tamil Nadu and coastal Karnataka.
Till October 5, IMD has predicted that heavy rainfall is very likely at isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Kerala, Mahe and south interior Karnataka. Thunderstorm accompanied by lightning is very likely to occur at isolated places over Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal and Odisha during the same time.